The Higher Certificate in Community Education and Development offers participants the opportunity to develop their knowledge and understanding of community education and development in action. Coming from a pro-equality, anti-poverty perspective, the lecturers encourage participants to become agents of positive change within their communities in order to tackle educational and community disadvantage. The course is delivered using group work methods with a focus on shared learning.
The course is aimed at people who:
Are active in their community, in either a voluntary or paid capacity
Have not had access to benefits from the formal education system
Work from an equality perspective
Candidates must show a capacity for third level study.
Duration: 2 Years
Progression: On successful completion of this course, graduates may progress to the BA in Community Education and Development.
The Higher Certificate in Community Education and Development comprises the following modules:
Please click on each module in the following list for a detailed description.
Assessment: 100% continuous assessment.
Applicants whose primary language is not English must submit evidence of competency in English. Please see our website for more details www.wit.ie/englishrequirements
Fees: €370 per module