BA (Hons) in Youth Work (add-on) NSETS ENDORSED

Course Duration
1 Year (add-on)
Course Level
Level 8
Course Places
30 Places

One great reason to consider this course

  • NSETS Endorsed, All modules are designed with close consultation with the Youth Work sector to ensure relevance.

Course Summary

The BA (Honours) in Youth Work provides a one year add on for graduates of the BA in Youth Work. This Honours Degree course will facilitate the education of community youth work practitioners capable of critical analysis of policy/practice structures which shape professional activities. Upon successful completion students will have a BA (Honours) in Youth Work and a professionally endorsed youth work qualification. (NSETS)

The B.A (Hons) in Youth Work provides a one year add-on for graduates of the B.A in Youth Work which prepares students for employment in youth work and in community work.  This Honours Degree course will facilitate the education of community youth work practitioners capable of critical analysis of policy/practice structures which shape professional activities.

Year 1 - Semester 1:
(Mandatory)

Year 1 - Semester 2:
(Mandatory)

During this one year add-on, course content will be delivered through Lectures, tutorials, online learning, group work and field trips.

 

 

This exciting course provides a wide range of careers opportunities in areas such as 

  • Youth Worker 
  • Garda Youth Diversion Co-Ordinator 
  • Youth Service Manager 
  • Programme Co-Ordinator 
  • Outreach Worker 
  • Youth Advocacy 
  • School Completion Co-Ordinator

Please find information on fees and funding here: www.dkit.ie/fees

  • A minimum of a 50% mark in the final year of a BA (Level 7) in Community Youth Work.
  • Candidates will have to go through an interview process.

Students with a Level 7 Community Youth Work Degree who wish to advance to Level 8 Honours Degree Programme with NSETS endorsement. 

Katherina Nugent (Programme Director)
Phone: +353 42 9370177
Email: katherina.nugent@dkit.ie

Course ID DKA65
Level 8
Duration 1 Year (add-on)
Places 30
School School of Business & Humanities
Department Humanities
Awarding Body Dundalk Institute of Technology
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How to Apply

If you have any questions, please contact:

Katherina Nugent

Programme Director, Department of Humanities

T: +353 42 9370177

E: katherina.nugent@dkit.ie

 

To apply for this course

Download and complete the Add-On Degree Programme Application Form below and submit to:

Admissions Office

Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dundalk, Co. Louth

T: +353 (0)42 9370230

E: admissions@dkit.ie

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