BA (Hons) Youth and Community Work

Duration: 3 years

Course details

The Youth and Community Work Bachelor will allow you to work with children and young people in a range of fields: helping them to enhance their personal, social and educational development. Throughout the Youth and Community Work programme you will develop your knowledge and skills to develop a critical, analytical and reflective thinking.


Year 1

  • Working with People in a Social Context

  • Community Research

  • Analysis & Application to Practice

  • Practice Placement and Professional Development

  • Preparation for Practice

Year 2

  • Working in Community Settings

  • People in Action: Work with Individuals and Groups

  • Social Policy and Inclusion

  • Languages and Communication for Effectiveness and Inclusion

  • Philosophical Approaches to Education

Year 3

  • Advanced contextual Practice

  • Managing and leading Youth and community work

  • Young people and crime

  • Young people, spirituality and faith development

Entry requirements

  • UCAS: 104 tariff points
  • GCSEs: minimum of grade C with 5 subjects including English language and mathematics

Career posibilities

This Youth and Community Work programme allows you to become an effective professional youth and community worker. You will be able to work in partnership with young people, and communities within the context of current policy. You can expect to have these following positions after you graduate: Youth and community services, Voluntary organisations and charities, faith-based organisations, multi agencies.

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If you need more information, please contact us on 020 3302 7144 or on our CONTACT page to discuss your requirements.