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Youth and Community Work In-Service BA (Hons)

University of Huddersfield

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Part time

  • Start date

    26-SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

About the course

If you’re looking to progress your career working with young people, community groups and partnerships, then this course could be ideal for you. You’ll already be working in the sector and you’ll have the opportunity to study part-time alongside students studying the full-time Youth and Community Work BA(Hons).

Why Youth and Community Work In-Service?

  • Upon successful completion of the course, you’ll achieve a degree in Youth and Community Work as well as being awarded the professional Youth Work qualification endorsed by the National Youth Agency and recognised by the Joint Negotiating Committee for Youth and Community Work.
  • You’ll have the opportunity to explore a whole range of subjects relating to young people in today’s society, including education, learning and development, society and how groups and communities interact, social policy and inclusion. We’ll also support you in expanding your knowledge and understanding of government policies, current theories and strategies relating to young people.
  • Students undertaking the in-service route to qualification will use their place of work as their main placement. In addition, in your third or fourth year you’ll normally do a secondary placement of approximately 230 hours in an alternative setting.
  • You’ll be taught by an outstanding team of teachers. You’ll also have access to our extensive professional and academic network which feeds directly into course design and delivery and to excellent facilities and specialist equipment.

Your career

This course provides a much sought after professional Youth Work qualification endorsed by the [National Youth Agency| and recognised by the Joint Negotiating Committee for Youth and Community Work. This course could enable you to consider a wide range of careers in youth and community settings, including youth offending teams, housing associations, organisations supporting people with alcohol and drug issues and community centres. Previous graduates have also progressed into teaching, social work and learning disability support worker roles.

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A level : BBC

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University information

University of Huddersfield

  • University League Table

    53rd

  • Campus address

    University of Huddersfield, Queensgate, Huddersfield, Kirklees, HD1 3DH, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    21st out of 79 10

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    136 79%

    19th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    85.0 85%

    43rd

    10
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.21 84%

    14th

    13

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