Taught course

Education and Youth Work Studies

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Education and Community Studies
Qualifications
MAPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

An honours degree at 2:2 or above or professional equivalent and 2 years full-time experience in a professional role in Education or a related area. An honours degree at 2:2 or above in a directly relevant area. For applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

You'll extend your knowledge and understanding of the ideology and theory underpinning informal education with young people. You'll have the opportunity to build your skills, specifically focusing on learning strategies, effective personal development, research and evaluation. You'll be able to choose from a range of options to increase your performance in your work and/or professional practice and increase your confidence in your work and in working with others. The course provides a platform for research and evaluation and helps you apply high ethical standards in your practice and research.

You'll be taught by an outstanding team of teachers; in fact we've been ranked top five in the Guardian Guide for Education for the sixth year running. You'll also have access to our extensive professional and academic network which feeds directly into course design and delivery and to excellent facilities and specialist equipment.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language or language of instruction is not English will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum of IELTS 6.0 overall with no element lower than 5.5, will be considered acceptable, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
36 months

PGDip

part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries (D273)
Email
sepd@hud.ac.uk
Phone
01484 478249