• LEVEL

    Level 6

  • FT/PT

    HE

  • DURATION

    1 year

  • UCAS Code

    A132

  • AWARDING BODY

    The Open University

OVERVIEW

Youth, childhood and community workers play a central role in todays society, providing support for young people as they learn about themselves and the society in which they live.

The course is designed for youth, childhood and community workers or those who want to work in the sector, who wish to extend their understanding, skills and competence as informal educators and gain a qualification in youth, childhood and community work. This course helps you to develop your understanding of the sector, social inclusion, empowerment and the nature of society, preparing them to engage effectively in a key role in the community.

course information

Date: 16/09/2019 - 08/05/2020

Location: Middlehaven (Main Building)

Cost per annum: £8500.00

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include:

  • Developing Community Based Approaches
  • Global Perspectives on Practice
  • Leadership and Management
  • Preparation for Dissertation
  • Dissertation

September- May

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

You must have achieved an appropriate foundation degree or Level 5 equivalent.

Teaching methods will include lectures, seminars, workshops and tutorials designed to support the development of understanding of the key content and themes of the programme of study.

Academic support is designed to facilitate student learning through supported student-led sessions, critical to developing graduate skills and support future career development.

You will be assessed through a variety of assessment methods, including, essays, presentations, research tasks, projects and case studies.

Fees payable directly to Middlesbrough College, £8,500 per year.

If you would like to study a higher education course, financial support is available. Please click here for more information and see what support you could receive.

Students on a 3 year full degree programme will be eligible for a bursary scheme of £1000 across their first and second year of study. This is not means-tested and is split into yearly instalments across the duration of the course. This can be used as you wish but can help with course books, equipment, travel and accommodation.

Please apply through UCAS for this course here. Our team will make contact with you for further details to arrange an interview. If your application is successful we will formally offer you a place via UCAS.

Alternatively, if you would prefer to apply directly to us then please press the apply now button at the top of this webpage. Our team will make contact with you for further details and to arrange an interview. If your application is successful we will formally offer you a place on the programme and upload your application to UCAS for you.

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Through our partnership with The Open University, we can deliver job-focused, affordable degrees. Our Higher Education Centre is a dedicated study area exclusively for our university level students. This fantastic new addition to the College provides teaching space and independent study areas as well as a social space.
 
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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LEARNING SUPPORT

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

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FINANCIAL SUPPORT

If you are worried about the cost of higher education, it might help to know there are a range of financial support schemes available to help with course fees when studying at Middlesbrough College. Our Student Services department can offer advice and guidance when students apply for a loan or bursary.

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TRAVEL INFORMATION

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from the town centre. As well as being just a matter of minutes from both the train and bus stations, eligible students can also benefit from a bursary that can help with the costs of travel.

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