Bachelor of Youth and Community Leadership

BYCL

  • Youth and Community Leadership

    Students from the Marjory Stoneman Douglas (MSD) High School, Parkland, Florida, planting native trees at Ouruhia Reserve as part of the 2018 Youth Leadership Summit hosted by the Student Volunteer Army (SVA) at UC. Both SVA and MSD students have led youth movements in response to tragedy and have received global recognition.

Duration

3 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

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Duration

3 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

The Bachelor of Youth and Community Leadership (BYCL) meets a growing need for innovative leaders who can make an impact on national and global challenges that are being encountered by youth and other communities.

This degree develops professional leadership and entrepreneurial skills for those passionate about issues such as sustainability, human rights, equality, and humanitarian efforts. The BYCL builds on UC’s international reputation in social action, and offers real-world leadership and project experience by way of theoretical study and applied learning.

Youth and Community Leadership prepares students with the knowledge and skills to identify and apply leadership to action change, making this an ideal degree for those wanting to create a better world for the future.

Contact us

For assistance with planning your programme of study, contact the UC Liaison Office | Te Rōpū Takawaenga (new students), or a College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora Student Advisor (advancing students).

For more general information email info@canterbury.ac.nz or freephone 0800 VARSITY (827 748).

For more information on facilities, resources, and staff see the College of Education, Health and Human Development | Te Rāngai Ako me te Hauora.