Youth and Community Leadership - MA

University of Northampton    Faculty of Health, Education and Society

Full time & Part time September PGDip, MA, PGCert 1 Year Full Time / 2 Years Part Time
Social Work (32)

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Are you passionate about making a positive impact on young people and communities? Look no further than our MA in Youth and Community Leadership. This professionally validated programme equips you with the skills to become a resilient, innovative, and socially responsible leader. With a strong emphasis on evidence-based best practice and learning through reflection, you'll gain the knowledge and experience needed to excel in both youth and community work. The programme offers flexible part-time options and includes 400 hours of placement time, allowing you to build practical skills and resilience. Join us and become a changemaker in the field of youth and community leadership.

About the course

The MA Youth and Community Leadership programme equips students with the skills to become resilient, innovative and socially responsible practitioners, leaders and managers.

With a strong emphasis on evidence based best practice and learning through reflecting on practice the programme is suited to both to those embarking on a youth and community work career as well as those wishing to progress within statutory, private, voluntary or independent sector organisations.

The programme is professionally validated by the National Youth Agency (NYA) and recognised by the Joint Negotiating Committee

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Entry Requirements

This programme welcomes applicants from those with a wide variety of educational qualifications, including undergraduate degrees as well as those who can demonstrate skills and experience gained through paid or voluntary roles with individuals or communities.

Applicants should demonstrate:

in their personal statement the relevant work or voluntary experience they have gained with young people or adults in a community related setting.
All suitable candidates will be required to attend an interview as part of the selection process.

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