A degree programme with professional endorsement*, and course content aligned with National Occupational and Professional Standards in the sector. Opportunities for continuing professional development through additional training opportunities and professional networking on a course with strong links with employers and local training providers. Learn and gain experience with 800 hours of supervised fieldwork practice, with a placement in each year of study. This can be with youth work, community development, and playwork settings either in the UK or internationally. Start the academic year with an off-campus learning experience with a partner project to see youth work skills in action. Develop skills in team work, positive communication, working with groups and individuals, reflective practice and leading others. Develop knowledge and core skills for youth work practice and informal education that are transferable to work with children, young people and adults in a range of different settings.