Leadership in the Community

University College Cork


Course Name Leadership in the Community
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code ACE-DLC
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 6 NFQ
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake 2020 TBC
Application Date Start Date September 2020
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Duration 2 years part-time. 1 night per week.
Course Fee €990 per academic year.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Applicants must be at least 18 years of age by 1st January of the year of application.

Hold a Leaving Certificate/FETAC level 5 qualification (or equivalent).

Be able to demonstrate involvement in the community development sector verifiable b...

Financial Support Students who are registered on this programme are eligible to apply for the Financial Aid Fund for Part Time Students. Eligibility criteria applies. For more information see https://www.ucc.ie/en/finaidpt
Course Content

This Certificate/Diploma in Leadership in the Community is designed to meet the educational and professional skills needs of those who are tasked with the responsibility of providing effective leadership within our communities. It introduc...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students will complete 30 credits per year of the programme as follows:

Year 1 Modules:
AD1044: Group Work Skills (10 credits)
Theoretical approaches to group work.
Group facilitation skills.
Conflict resolution.
Communication skills.


Assessment Method The programme is modularised with attendant continuous assessment comprising of project work, presentations, reflections, practical assignments, essays and community based practice placement. There are no examinations on this programme.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator:
Norma Browne
+ 353 21 490 4731
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