De Montfort University

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2019
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Youth Work and Community Development

Youth and Community Development allows you to work alongside the professionals in practical work placements in order to effectively support and empower young people. A highly flexible degree, you will learn a proven set of transferable skills which enable you to work in a wide range of areas. **97.7% of our Health and Life Sciences graduates from summer 2016 are in work or further study after graduating** According to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2015-16 report [above the sector average of 94.3%] **Professionally recognised by the Joint Negotiating Committee** and being considered for re-validation by the National Youth Agency **Established reputation of more than 55 years** with one of the UK’s largest youth work teaching and research teams **Innovative teaching by award-winning academic** who won a National Teaching Fellow for inspiring #DMUglobal work **Practical work placements** and volunteer opportunities within the sector enhance your learning experience **£12million investment** in our Faculty’s facilities which include first-class teaching spaces **#DMUglobal international experience initiative** Some students have visited France, Russia and Taiwan **DMU has achieved Gold, the highest ranking possible under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)** Indicating the outstanding learning and teaching on offer at DMU. [Office for Students, 2017] The TEF Panel judged that De Montfort University delivers **“consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK.”** [Office for Students, 2017]

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,Leicester
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,750