Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Faculty for Social Wellbeing

Master in Youth and Community Studies
(M. YCS.(Melit.))

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

YTH5017 Psychological Perspectives of Youth 10 ECTS
YTH5018 Research Methods in Youth and Community Studies 10 ECTS




Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

YTH5006 Youth Work, Youth Policy and Practice 5 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

YTH5005 Young People and Human Services: An Interagency Approach 5 ECTS




YEAR TWO

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

YTH5003 The Sociology of Youth 10 ECTS
YTH5004 Young People and Social Inclusion 10 ECTS
YTH5007 Advanced Youth Work Practice 10 ECTS




YEAR THREE

Year (This/these unit/s start/s in Semester 1 and continue/s in Semester 2)

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

YTH5012 Dissertation 30 ECTS




This programme of study is governed by the General Regulations for University Postgraduate Awards, 2008 and by the Bye-Laws for the award of the Degree of Master in Youth and Community Studies under the auspices of the Faculty for Social Wellbeing.
 
Last Updated: 12 May 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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