Youth Justice

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Youth Justice
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 83500 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.

Closing date for applications: Friday 31st July 2020 at 4pm.
Late applications may be considered.
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Duration PgDip: 1 year full time

Teaching Times
Morning / Afternoon / Evening/ Weekend and online flexible learning
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Entry Requirements

Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University in a social science or related discipline.

Applicants with a 2.2 Honours degree or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University may be consi...

Number of Places 20
Course Content

Expand+Designed for those who want to advance their understanding of youth issues, youth offending and social and criminal justice responses to young people, this postgraduate diploma focuses on developing critical analytical skills and enhancing the abilit...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Core modules:

Childhood and Youth Research and Practice – 10 CATS
Foundations in Children's Rights – 20 CATS
Introduction to Research Methods - 20 CATS
Perspectives in Childhood and Youth – 10 CATS
Youth and Social Justice – 20 CA...

Assessment Method Modules will be assessed through a variety of written work work including: essays; blogs; research proposals/ tenders
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Prospects
Possible career paths include work in youth and social justice related fields. Previous graduates have been successful in gaining jobs working for NGOs in the criminal justice and youth justice fields. The programme is...

Further Enquiries Dr Nicola Carr or Dr Siobhán McAlister
School of Sociology, Social Policy and Social Work
Tel: 9097 5117
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