Applied Social Science, Community Development and Youth Work BA (Hons)

Goldsmiths, University of London

Student rating
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( 3.9) 889 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE L530
This programme is ideal if you have some experience of community and youth work. Challenging, dynamic and interactive, it presents opportunities for critical reflection and exploration of recent developments in the field. The BA Applied Social Science, Community Development and Youth Work enables students to examine practice with young people and communities through the lens of the main social science perspectives.Combining academic study in the social sciences with fieldwork placements in... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Social Work
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
123rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
72nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
46th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Childhood and Youth Studies

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Childhood and Youth Studies graduate salary
£23,000

Social Work

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Social Work graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£23,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, October 2019

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Goldsmiths, University of London
CompUniGuide ranking
72nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
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Goldsmiths, part of the University of London for over 100 years, has a world-class reputation for its degrees in the arts, humanities, social sciences, computing and law. The campus is based in New Cross, South East London, known for its thriving arts and music scene. The university is in the UK's top 25 for its research quality, and 7th worldwide for its Media and Communications department in 2019.

Where you'll study

Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London
New Cross
London
Lewisham
SE14 6NW United Kingdom Nearest tube station: New Cross  0.1 miles away Nearest train station: New Cross  0.1 miles away

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