Full Title:Youth Work Placement 2
Module Code:YTWK H7003
Credits: 30
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2013/14 ( September 2013 )
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Module Description:no description provided
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Apply and demonstrate learning from previous modules and former placement experience.
  2. Analyse and critically evaluate the placement site's structure, policies, procedures and identify areas for change or development.
  3. Work effectively with relevant others within the internal and external political and cultural setting in which the placement organisation operates.
  4. Engage and work with young people effectively, implementing a planned programme that is agreed and developmental to young people and placement organisation. Evalution carried out with young people.

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Facilitate the personal, social and education development of young people.
Demonstrate skills in engaging and building relationships with young people in a youth work setting.
Demonstrate knowledge and practical skills according to core competancy areas.
Promote equality and young peoples interest and welfare. Work with others in a youth work setting and community setting. Develop and implement youth work strategy and practice. Lead and manage teams and individuals.
Demonstrate learned ability to practice youth work.
Identification, application and evaluation of personal identified learning goals.
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Practical/Skills Evaluation Personal reflecton and learning log - covering core competancy areas and personal learning outcomes. Placement context/ agency/area profile. Provide hard evidence of work completed, e.g. records, planning and evaluation sheets, hours records, minutes etc. Documented feedback from supervisor,peers and young people. 1,2,3 100.00 0 0 Sem 1 End 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical No Description 30.00 Every Week 30.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 30.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 30.00
This course has no Part Time workload.
Recommended Book Resources
  • Cameron & Green 2004, Making Sense of Change Management, Kogan Green
  • Covey, S. 1989, The 7 Habits of Effective People, Simon & Shulster
  • Benson, J. 2009, Working more Creatively with Groups, Routledge
  • Batsleer & Davies 2010, What is Youth Work? Empowering Youth and Community Work Practice)), Learning Matters
This module does not have any article/paper resources
This module does not have any other resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_HCYWO_7 Bachelor of Arts in Community Youth Work 6 Mandatory