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Child and Youth Care Studies

University of Strathclyde

24 months
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About

This Child and Youth Care Studies programme from the University of Strathclyde is aimed at students with an interest in developing positive strategies for affirming and developing the professional identity of child and youth care practice. 

Overview

This Child and Youth Care Studies programme from the University of Strathclyde draws from a variety of disciplines and approaches including child and youth care, social pedagogy, sociology, psychology, health, education, social work and social policy. You'll develop theoretically informed, practice-based understanding of issues related to the social, political and cultural contexts of children and youth.

The programme considers and examines theoretical and policy contexts, child development in the life space, management and leadership, intervention methods, critical reflection, relational practice and research methods.

The programme is delivered entirely online with no attendance required. Modules involve a range of individual and group tasks in addition to live online sessions where the student group will participate in online seminars.

Learning & teaching

The programme is delivered entirely online with no attendance required.

Modules involve a range of individual and group tasks in addition to live online sessions where the student group will participate in online seminars.

You’ll require:

  • access to a reliable computer with sufficient processing capability
  • an excellent broadband connection
  • the ability to run applications such as Adobe Connect, Adobe Reader, Flash Player, Java and Windows Media Player

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Globalised Childhood: Theoretical and Policy Contexts
  •  Child Development in the Lifespace
  •  Management and Leadership
  •  Critical Reflection and Relational Practise
  •  Interventions
  •  Research Methods and a Masters Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be eligible for this course you require a first degree or relevant professional qualification, or a combination of qualifications and experience demonstrating capacity for postgraduate study.
  • You’ll also require sufficient access to childcare settings through which you can evidence programme and practice requirements. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3550 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 3550 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    3550 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 3550 GBP per year during 24 months.

Funding

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