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Youth Work (PDA)

Forth Valley College

Venues

Falkirk Campus

Content

This course is aimed at people who wish to pursue a career working with community groups and who are already, or would like to become involved in community based development work.

The course provides a nationally recognised qualification and is designed to provide qualifications and credit for skills, qualities and knowledge developed through experience of working within the community. Students will undertake a placement in the statutory or the voluntary sector doing community work, youth work or adult education to give them valuable practical experience.

Content:
We offer the opportunity to study two nights a week to achieve three Higher National Units that make up the group award. The units are as follows:

Youth Work – Understanding and Exploring Youth Work
Youth Work – Engaging with Young People
Youth Work – Delivering Youth Work

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements

Progression Routes

NC/HNC Working with Communities

Start Date

September

Qualification

Other

Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

6 months

Department

Care

SCQF Level

7

Cost

£250.00