Are you interested in how social contexts affect the development of children, adolescents and young adults? Do you want to make a difference in the well-being of young people? The Master’s track Youth at Risk prepares you to become a scientist-practitioner in the field of preventive youth care, parenting and education, to enhance the development of youth at risk.
Students will develop advanced insight into the typical development of children and adolescents, and into the multiple and complex ways in which major social contexts―parents, peers, school, ―influence this development. Students will also learn about youth who are at risk for problems in their social-emotional and academic development, and for mental health problems, and will learn about preventions to counter developmental risks.
In this Master's track students will:
The quality of this Master's degree has been accredited by the Accreditation Organisation of The Netherlands and Flanders (NVAO). This means that upon successful completion of the programme students will receive a legally recognised Master of Science (MSc) degree in Pedagogical Sciences, with the specialisation Youth at Risk.
|Degree programme||MSc Pedagogical Sciences|
|Type||Regular study programme|
|Credits||60 ECTS, 12 months|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Conditions for admission||Open|