Youth Arts & Sports Education

University College Cork


Course Name Youth Arts & Sports Education
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code 82760 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSocSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2023, not on offer 2022/2023.
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Expand+1 year full-time; 2 years part-time.

CKD04 Full-time; CKD02 Part-time

The Masters in Youth Arts and Sports Education is available on a full-time or part-time basis. All students take modules to the value of 90 credits.

For full-time students...

Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €6,130; €3,130 (Year 1 Part-time); €3,130 (Year 2 Part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €16,400.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your ...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+Candidates should normally hold an honours primary degree with Second Class Honours Grade 2 (or equivalent) in any discipline.

Candidates with an honours primary degree lower than a Second Class Honours Grade 2 (or equivalent) or without a primar...


Expand+Course Practicalities
The core sports education module will normally take place on Wednesday evenings from 5-7pm. The core module in youth arts will normally take place in block two-days sessions (on Thursdays, Fridays and/or Saturdays) the dates of...

Course Content

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The Masters in Youth Arts and Sports Education is designed for creative, active, and enthusiastic people who enjoy working with young people. The course shapes innovative practitioners to engage in transformative work with young peopl...

Subjects Taught

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Core Modules
ED6606 Well-being for Health (10 credits)
SS6021 Creative Methodologies in Youth Arts Practice (10 credits)

Elective modules (Semesters I and II)
Students select 25 credits from the following, to include at least 5 credits...

Assessment Method

Expand+Students will produce a variety of creative outputs through their course work as a method of evidencing their learning for assessment.

For example, students are required:
to design and produce a creative journal using artistic methods, as well as...

Careers or Further Progression

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Graduates will develop diverse skills which are highly valuable in a range of organisational, educational, community contexts, including the ability:

to design, plan, deliver, and evaluate arts and sports education ...

Further Enquiries Dr. Pat Leahy
00 353 21 4902228

Ms Phil O’Sullivan
021 4902228
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