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Child, Youth and Family Studies

Institute of Technology Carlow

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
11250 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Arts in Child, Youth and Family Studies at Institute of Technology Carlow will provide learners with a range of critical and analytical tools to enable them to manage and lead services that develop the potential of children, youth and families and envision new possibilities for better service provision in the sector.

Overview

The Child, Youth and Family Studies programme is designed to provide the knowledge, skills and competencies required by the sector and to provide future leaders of Child, Youth and Family services in Ireland and abroad.

Learning outcomes

The programme at Institute of Technology Carlow will provide learners with a critical understanding of concepts and enabling approaches thatfacilitate individuals in realising their potential and encourage groups to function within participative  communities.

The programme aims to educate learners to high levels of contemporary and comparative theoretical awareness in fields central to services provision (transitions across the lifespan, cultural diversity, youth and families) and to create an atmosphere of rigorous academic enquiry and writing. Learners will develop a deep and integratedknowledge of contemporary child, youth and family theory and practice, and the sector within which child, youth and family services operate.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Issues in Childhood & Youth Studies
  • Applied Psychology
  • Perspectives on Family & Society
  • Leadership, Strategy & Governance
  • Research Methods & Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have an honours degree in a related subject
  • If English is not your first language, a minimum score 6.0 IELTS or equivalent is required for all postgraduate programmes

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11250 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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