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Applied Social Studies
Master of Childhood and Youth: Applied Perspectives
Master of Childhood and Youth: Applied Perspectives

Master of Childhood and Youth: Applied Perspectives

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  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

  • Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent.

English requirements

  • IELTS overall score of 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each element
  • TOEFL iBT - Listening: 17, Reading: 18, Speaking: 20, Writing: 17
  • Pearson PTE - Listening: 59, Reading: 59, Speaking: 59, Writing: 59

Course Information

Your own interests will drive the direction of this course as you identify and address the latest theoretical concepts, evidence and research that are relevant to your individual practice.

You will have a rare opportunity to critically appraise and shape new ideas as they emerge, and enhance your understanding of the links between theory, research, evidence and policy development and its application to the design and delivery of services to children and young people.

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  • Dimensions Of Childhood And Youth (ASS077-6) Compulsory
  • Dissertation In Childhood And Youth: Applied Perspectives (ASS011-6) Compulsory
  • Models And Methods Of Social Investigation (ASS010-6) Compulsory
  • The Conceptual Framework Theories Shaping Public Policy For Children And Young Peoples Services (ASS009-6) Compulsory
  • Complexities Of Forced Migration, Human Displacement, Trafficking And Refuge (ASS064-6) Optional
  • The Participation Of Children And Young People In Research, Policy And Service Delivery (ASS025-6) Optional
  • Understanding Child Sexual Exploitation And Associated Forms Of Harm (ASS081-6) Optional
  • Young People Group Offending And Violent Crime (ASS016-6) Optional
  • Youth Justice: Current Issues And Critical Perspectives (ASS015-6) Optional
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

This course will equip you to work as senior practitioners and managers in children and young people’s services within the broad areas of Education, Welfare and Youth and community work and in a wide range of professional roles.

This is supported by developing your knowledge-base, and a theoretical and methodological grounding, sufficient to enable you to make an original academic and/or practice contribution to your agency and their professional field.

The course will also equip you with the robust skills to complete a dissertation, which you can apply to enhance the quality of service provision in your area of professional practice, and/or contribute to the broader research arena.

The choice of optional units and the dissertation offer opportunities to specialise in areas of particular interest allowing you to develop and demonstrate your expertise.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance-Single: 300 GBP/year

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