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Adult Education, Community Development and Youth Work

University of Glasgow

Venues

Gilmorehill Campus

Content

This programme offers you the opportunity to study the theoretical and practical dimensions of adult, community and youth development. It will equip you with the skills and knowledge to work alongside people in communities to initiate sustainable social change.

You will discover ways in which you can help people realise their potential and work together for a fairer, healthier and happier world.

This qualification will enable you to work in the field of community learning and development, including community development work, youth work, health, housing and social and economic regeneration.

You will have the opportunity to participate in a network of community development projects. Project leads contribute to the taught aspects of the programme and also provide you with placement opportunities.

You can exit at the end of 18 months with PgDip Adult Education, Community Development and Youth Work.

Entry Requirements

An ordinary degree or non-UK equivalent in any subject, along with a strong interest in youth work, community work, community based adult learning or broad issues and processes of social change.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MEd

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 months

Faculty

College of Social Sciences

Department

Education

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.gla.ac.uk