Psychology, Pastoral Sciences & Youth and Community
Courses within this area are accredited by their relevant professional body from the psychology degree’s accreditation from the British Psychological Society (BPS) through to the professional qualification received by students on the youth and community programmes which are endorsed by Education Training Standards Wales
From community engagement projects, placement activities, live experiments and research studies, this portfolio engages with the community to enhance students learning experiences and give them practical opportunities to apply their knowledge into real environments.
Wrexham Glyndŵr University is regarded as the “home of youth work in Wales”, having offered education and training to the youth and community sector for more than 39 years. As such the department has excellent links with employers across north Wales, north west England, and the midlands, and it works in partnership with organisations across the statutory, voluntary and third sector.