Taught course

Community Learning and Development

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Education
Qualifications
MEdPGDip

Entry requirements

Applicants for admission will normally be expected to hold a relevant Honours degree with a 2:2 or above from a recognised university or body. In exceptional circumstances applicants without this qualification may be admitted at the discretion of the Programme Director subject to having an alternative qualification, or an approved level of experience, appropriate to the field of study.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The programme is suitable for professionals who wish to practice at the cutting edge of their profession.

It will interest those working in youth work, adult learning, community arts and community development from a wide range of backgrounds including community education, housing, planning, social work and other community linked professions.

This programme offers a work-based route to a professional qualification in Community Learning and Development (CLD), approved by the CLD Standards Council for Scotland. Participants will study at the same time as being employed or working on a voluntary basis.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MEd
    online
    36 months
      distance learning
      36 months
        part time
        36 months
        • PGDip
          online
          18 months
            distance learning
            18 months
              part time
              18 months
              • Further details of qualification

                This programme is taught by blended learning

              Course contact details

              Name
              School of Education
              Email
              study@abdn.ac.uk
              Phone
              +44 (0) 1224 274776