Dublin – Limerick
Practitioners working with young people are frequently required to be competent in the use of counselling skills. The range of competencies required to work with young people have also expanded with a degree standard of education now a requirement. Having both academic and professional skills at degree level in youth studies together with specialised skill in counselling provides graduates with a distinct employment advantages across a wide range of employment areas. Providing exceptional support for students the programme is led and delivered by lecturers who have extensive experience and practical knowledge of the skills required to work professionally in the area. This 3 year degree programme is awarded by QQI and will support students to become advanced professional practitioners in a manner that is highly interactive and dynamic.