Goldsmiths, University of London

Course Introduction

There are 2 supervised community and youth work fieldwork placements (totalling 47 days); these are supported by seminars, lectures, workshops and tutorials; for all students there is a 6'week block fieldwork assignment (30 working days) focused on any aspect of management in a community and youth work agency, negotiable with the course tutor.

Course Modules

Compulsory courses: research methods in anthropology; contemporary social issues: 1st World and 3rd World anthropological perspectives; gender, race and class; community studies and social problems; youth cultures, youth crime and drug use.

Course Additional Entry

Degree in the social sciences or another appropriate subject, with some experience of community and youth work; at least 1 year of full'time, or part'time equivalent, work experience prior to starting the MA; experience can include paid or unpaid work; voluntary, community and youth work in organisations; and relevant informal work; all applicants need to acquire a current Criminal Records Bureau check.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £14,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MA (Postgraduate) £7,660  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MA (Postgraduate)