Cardiff Metropolitan University

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Youth and Community Work

The programme aims to enable practitioners to develop their professional understanding and skills through a supportive and challenging learning environment.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a minimum of 200 hours of direct experience in the field of youth and community work; community development work or associated occupational groups. In addition applicants should normally posses a degree or a related professional qualification.

Course modules

Modules include: principles and practice of youth and community work; management in the youth and community sector; the community context of practice; the social context of practice.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on both their youth and community work-based practice and their academic assignments through a range of assessment types.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Part-time £ 440 per Credit module (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cyncoed Campus Cardiff CF23 6XD Wales

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
029 2041 6044