Community Development, B.A. | University of Glasgow | Glasgow, United Kingdom
48 months
Duration
20400 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Through the Community Development programme of the University of Glasgow you will develop both the practical and analytical skills to work effectively with a range of communities to bring about social change.

Overview

You’ll have the opportunity to gain invaluable practice experiences both locally and internationally.

The Community Development programme of the University of Glasgow is specifically designed for people who are currently working within the field. You will normally attend classes approximately a day and a half per week from September to May. 

Career Prospects

Students who complete this degree go on to work in many aspects of community development. These include:

  • youth work
  • community arts
  • housing
  • addictions
  • economic development
  • adult education
  • community regeneration work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Community Development
  • Engagement Strategies for Community Development
  • Social theories
  • Community Development Practice 
  • Power and empowerment
  • Challenge, change and action

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • 26 January: all other UK/EU applicants (unless otherwise stated on the UCAS website)

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

SQA Higher Entry Requirements (by end of S6)

  • AAB/ABBB
  • Additional requirements: Work-based learning requires a minimum of two days’ work in the field of community development.

A-level Standard Entry Requirements

  • BBB – CCC
  • Additional requirements: Work-based learning requires a minimum of two days’ work in the field of community development.

IB Standard Entry Requirements

  • 30 (6,5,5 HL) – 28 (5,5,5 HL)
  • Additional requirements: Students must be involved in work-based practice (paid or voluntary) for two days per week in the field of community development.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20400 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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.

Our partners

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