What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 80-96 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers60%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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A pioneering course combining classroom-based learning with practical experience in youth work. Attend University two days a week, spending at least six hours a week working with young people, some vulnerable or at risk, alongside youth and community workers. This course allows you practical experience of your choice of career from day one, as you work towards becoming a qualified youth and community worker and develop links with employers.
What will I learn? Year 1; Working with individuals, groups and communities; The rhetoric of policy and reality of practice; Locating the profession, principles, values and ethics; Developing reflective practice 1. Year 2; Community work and the politics of citizenship; Management of people and resources; Research methods for youth work practitioners; Developing reflective practice 2. Year 3; Partnership working in youth and community work; Contemporary social policies; impacts and issues for young people; Independent project in youth and community work; Developing reflective practice 3
The University of Bedfordshire is a modern and ambitious institution with students from more than 100 countries around the world, providing a truly global academic experience. Beds SU is here to ensure you get the most out of your time here - from academic to social, and support when you need it. For sport, head to our 8m Sport Science Centre, which was also used by Olympic athletes.
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Accredited by the National Youth Agency (NYA).
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