The School of Education, in partnership with local Community Learning and Development managers is offering a BA(Honours) in Community Learning and Development. It has received approval from the Community Learning and Development Standards Council.

The programme is workplace-based and is suitable for participants who wish to gain the professional qualification. It will be of interest to those working in a variety of settings:

  • adult learning
  • community development
  • housing
  • youth work
  • other linked professions

The programme is designed to be flexible to individual circumstances taking into account that some participants will be working full-time. 

Students will be experienced in the field, be working or volunteering for 17+ hours per week, and be able to meet the demands of undergraduate study. Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed.  For further information please contact

The programme is also linked to, and provides progression from the Working With Communities at Aberdeen College.