BA in Community Development and Leadership

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General

Faculty Website:   Faculty of Humanities
Department: Department of Social Work
Programme Level: Undergraduate
Programme Name: BA in Community Development and Leadership
Programme Code: B7015Q

Medium of Facilitation: Full-Time
NQF Level: 7
NQF Credits: 376
SAQA: 111933

Application Start Date: 1 April 2023
Application End Date: 31 October 2023

Campus: Soweto

Contacts: UJ Call Centre 011 559-4555
Email: mylife@uj.ac.za

Duration of Study: 3 Years

Programme Fees


Purpose

This is a first formative qualification. A successful student will have acquired the intellectual competencies and practical skills to discuss, problematise and investigate The primary purpose of this qualification is to develop students to become community development leaders in the facilitation of processes, techniques and principles in the initiation, planning, implementation, monitoring, evaluation and sustainment of developmental projects and programmes, based on people-centred, asset-based participatory theoretical approaches to address inequality, poverty and injustice. Furthermore,students will be able to facilitate the establishment and management of community-based organisations within the context of community economic development.


Career Opportunities

Municipalities, Government Departments (e.g. Department of Social Development) and Non-Government Organisations (focusing on development work).


Admission Requirements

A minimum APS of 27, 5 (60%+) in English.


Selection Process

Selection will be considered based on academic merit.


More Information

https://www.uj.ac.za/admission-aid/undergraduate/
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