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 and course duration

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