O que eu aprenderei?


You will have experience of or be interested in using skills of group work, informal learning and activity, outreach and community work; particularly with young people and adults often identified as hard to reach.

Reasons to study Health and Community Development Studies at DMU:

Benefit from the flexibility of being able to tailor your learning specifically to your career interests - choose from two pathways
Opportunities to study part-time alongside your work commitments, mainly through distance learning
Our experienced practitioner and research-based staff and diverse range of practice-related modules enable you to achieve planned change through the process of education, development and practice orientated research - ensuring your learning is relevant to current practice and initiatives
Benefit from inter-professional learning as the course attracts professionals, worldwide, from a variety of settings, including: sexual health, mental health, disability, drug abuse, parenting education, youth work and community development, children’s centres, housing and homelessness, youth offending and domestic violence
Benefit from an international reputation in the field, with over 55 years’ professional training experience and international work.

Teaching and assessment

All core and most optional modules are launched during one of two block teaching weeks held each year, usually in September and January. These modules are supported by a wide variety of written material, individual and organisational tasks. Students are required to engage in a number of online seminars in each module. Contributions to them are compulsory and are an attendance requirement.

The course aims to build a learning community, from the initial contact during the induction block teaching week onwards. Assessment is usually by written assignment of 4,000 words per 15 credit module.

Graduate careers

Many of our graduates work in a wide range of senior posts in community health, youth work and community development work in both publicand voluntary organisations, all over the world.

An MA is a recommended qualification for workers who want to hold senior positions. The MA is recognised internationally as a valid postgraduate level of study and its content is relevant for issues relating to a developing country’s health and community provision.

De qual departamento farei parte?

De Montfort University

Opções de estudo

Online/a distância (1 ano)

£14.600,00 (R$ 109.383) por ano
Esta é uma taxa fixa
Data de início

Esperado Outubro 2021

Online/a distância com algumas horas presenciais (2 anos)

£14,600 per year for full time and it’s a guide for part time students.
Data de início

Esperado Outubro 2021


Leicester Campus

The Gateway,



LE1 9BH, England

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes do(s)/da Brasil

Students should have a four year Bachelor's degree from a recognised university with 7, or 70%, or equivalent GPA. Some courses have additional entry criteria such as a portfolio, work experience or require you to have a degree in a related field. IELTS 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component or equivalent.

Para estudantes internacionais

Demonstration of ability to work at master’s level which can be achieved through having a first degree, normally at 2:2 or above, or by having a range of academic and work experience; You are normally expected to have a professional qualification in an area related to work; You must be engaged in at least four hours’ appropriate work, paid or unpaid, per week. If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.