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Youth Ministry and School Chaplaincy FdA

St Mary's University, Twickenham, London

  • Any Time Start Date

  • 2 years Duration

  • Full Time Study Mode

  • £4940.00 Course Fee

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Course Description

This programme is mainly delivered by distance learning but with a pattern of online tutorials and seminars, and onsite study days. This distinctive programme offers a practical perspective on the central aspects of youth ministry/school chaplaincy, enabling practitioners to reflect on their work and develop key skills within a pastoral context. Some of the books you will use have been written or edited by the teaching staff. 

Established for over ten years, students on this programme have found it an excellent pathway to both professional and academic advancement.

Academically, many students have progressed on to complete undergraduate and postgraduate courses here at St Mary's and elsewhere.

Professionally, successful candidates have gone on to exercise a myriad of professional roles in schools and dioceses contributing to national and international initiatives.

  • Scheduled over two years, the course is accessible for volunteers and paid employees.
  • The course is taught by experts in their fields.
  • Some of the books you will use have been written or edited by the teaching staff.
  • The programme is open to students of all faiths.
  • Taught on our historic Strawberry Hill campus.

This programme is mainly delivered by distance learning but with a pattern of online tutorials and seminars, and onsite study days. This distinctive programme offers a practical perspective on the central aspects of youth ministry/school chaplaincy, enabling practitioners to reflect on their work and develop key skills within a pastoral context. Some of the books you will use have been written...

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Course Content

Year one

  • Biblical Foundations for Youth Ministry 
  • Church and Sacraments 
  • Ministry Leadership and Policy 
  • Youth Culture 1 
  • Youth Ministry and School Chaplaincy in Context 

Year two

  • Innovation and Creativity in Youth Ministry and School Chaplaincy 
  • Introduction to Christian Spirituality 
  • Models of Catechesis 
  • Reflective Practice 
  • Youth Culture 2 

Year one Biblical Foundations for Youth Ministry  Church and Sacraments  Ministry Leadership and Policy  Youth Culture 1  Youth Ministry and School Chaplaincy in Context  Year two Innovation and Creativity in Youth Ministry and School...

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Available Dates

Location Start Date Price  

Distance Learning

Full Time, 2 years

Any Time

£4940.00

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Entry Requirements

Candidates for this programme should apply directly to St Mary’s. All applicants must:

  • Must be employed for at least the equivalent of a half-time post (in either a paid or voluntary capacity) in youth work/ministry/school chaplaincy
  • Must have a letter of recommendation from their religious body to study for this degree
  • Have a GCSE Grade C or equivalent in English Language
  • Normally have (or be expected to obtain) an A level or NVQ Level 3 or equivalent

Requirements for other qualifications (including BTECs, Irish Highers, Scottish Highers, International Baccalaureates and Access Courses) are also available. For more information please email apply@stmarys.ac.uk.

To calculate your expected UCAS points, please use the UCAS Tariff calculator.

We will make you an offer if you are within the tariff band range and you meet subject-specific requirements (where applicable).

International requirements

International students should check our country-specific pages for equivalents. If English is not your first language you will need to achieve an IELTS score of 6.0 overall with no less than 5.5 in any section (or equivalent).

Candidates for this programme should apply directly to St Mary’s. All applicants must: Must be employed for at least the equivalent of a half-time post (in either a paid or voluntary capacity) in youth work/ministry/school chaplaincy Must have a letter of recommendation from their religious body to study for this degree Have a GCSE Grade C or...

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Assessment Methods

Assessment for most modules will combine oral presentations, fieldwork, reflective practice, and essays.

Assessment for most modules will combine oral presentations, fieldwork, reflective practice, and essays.

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