Why Choose the Youth and Community Work (with foundation year) course from Wrexham Glyndwr University?
- learn youth work methods, values and engagement skills for working to support individuals and groups with their personal, social and political development
- gain a professional youth work qualification endorsed by Education Training Standards Wales
- spend over a third of your time in placement activities
- be able to register with the Education Workforce Council in Wales as a Youth Worker upon successful completion of the course
- have opportunities for a part-funded placement through the Erasmus programme
- enjoy the benefits of studying in a department with 42 years’ experience, links with employers across North Wales, North West England, and the Midlands, and partnerships with organisations across the statutory, voluntary and third sector
- have the option to study a faith-based route in the first year and exit with a Certificate in Higher Education Youth and Community Work (faith-based), or to top up to the full degree and JNC Qualification.
The Careers & Zone at Wrexham Glyndŵr University is there to help you make decisions and plan the next steps towards a bright future. From finding work or further study to working out your interests, skills and aspirations, they can provide you with the expert information, advice and guidance you need.
Many graduates from the course go on to develop careers within local authorities, voluntary and community organisations and education providers across England, Wales and internationally.
Our graduates have gained employment in the British Council, traditional youth and community settings, playwork, work with young carers, work with young offenders, supported living settings and drug and alcohol work to name but a few.
Your employability will be enhanced by the experience, contacts and opportunities provided by undertaking three fieldwork placements in a number of employing agencies.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Introduction to Child Development
- Introduction to Health and Well-being
- Introduction to Counselling
- Introduction to Childhood and Youth Studies
- Working with Children, Young People and Families
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesEducation View 543 other Masters in Education in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Qualifications that will be considered include::
- A/AS levels
- International Baccalaureate
- Scottish Advanced Highers/Highers and Scottish Baccalaureate
- Irish Leaving Certificate
- Access to HE Diplomas
- BTEC qualifications
- Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma
International11750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 11750 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
EU/EEA9000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9000 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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