STC Mincéirí Community Development – Formerly Waterford Traveller CDP
The overall aim of the programme is to provide the learner with the opportunity to gain the skills necessary to work effectively in a range of community development work settings or to progress to further or higher education and training.
QQI Community Development – 5M3050
Start Date: 09-10-2023 Hours/week: 20 Hrs 00 Mins Duration: 42 weeks
NFQ Level 4 or equivalent when accessing a Level 5 programme.
CERFL proficiency at B2 for access to Level 5 courses for those whose first language is not English
Mature learner entry requirements available via the local ETB pathway
Additional requirements may apply to non-EU/EEA Applicants and may be subject to full international fees (Please refer to Information for International Learners) *Each provider may have additional requirements, not outlined above.
Minimum statutory school leaving age (16+)
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work with responsibility and demonstrate the ability to work on their own initiative.
|Personal Professional Development||Personal & Professional Development (5N2985)||QQI|
|Community Development Practice||Community Development Practice (5N0777)||QQI|
|Understanding Community Development||Understanding Community Development (5N1901)||QQI|
|Working With Groups||Working With Groups (5N2707)||QQI|
|Community Arts Context And Practice||Community Arts Context & Practice (5N3026)||QQI|
|Social Studies 5N1370||Social Studies (5N1370)||QQI|
|Teamworking 5N1367||Teamworking (5N1367)||QQI|
|Personal Effectiveness – 5N1390||Personal Effectiveness (5N1390)||QQI|
On completion of this programme learners will have the skills, knowledge and competencies to
work effectively in a range of community development work settings or to progress to further or higher education and training.
The successful completion of the QQI Major Level 5 Award in Community Development will enable applicants to work effectively in a range of community development work settings, using some initiative and independence while under general direction.