Study youth work and community development

Become a highly trained and skilled youth worker who makes a real difference in the lives of young people. Improve their social and personal development and help them establish a voice and sense of place in their community.

Youth work and community development informational video

Check out our video on youth work and community development. Hear from academics about our courses, placements and practical experience, overseas opportunities, admission pathways and more.

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