Astudiaethau Plentyndod ac Ieuenctid BA (Anrhydedd)

UCAS CodeX314
QualificationBA (Anrhydedd)
Duration3 years
Study modeFull-time

About this Course

Mae'r cwrs hwn hefyd ar gael trwy gyfrwng y Saesneg. / This course is also available through the medium of English.

Mae'r radd ddynamig, amlddisgyblaethol hon yn cynnig cyfle i chi astudio ystod amrywiol o bynciau sy'n ymwneud â phrofiadau byw plant a phobl ifanc yn y gymdeithas gyfoes, gan eich cynorthwyo i ddilyn gyrfaoedd mewn amrywiaeth o feysydd gan gynnwys addysgu, gwaith cymdeithasol, cwnsela a’r gyfraith.

 Mae gan ein tîm addysgu arbenigedd a chefndir mewn seicoleg, cymdeithaseg, hawliau plant, ieithyddiaeth, addysg, agweddau fforensig, iechyd a lles. Mae'r amgylchedd ddysgu cyfoethog ac amrywiol hon yw nodwedd unigryw o'n cwrs, gan roi'r cyfle i chi astudio plentyndod a phobl ifanc o amrywiaeth o safbwyntiau.

Mae'r cwrs 3-blynedd wedi'i gynllunio o gwmpas tri llwybr, gyda modiwlau yn ymwneud â safbwyntiau seicolegol, cymdeithasegol ac addysgol ar faterion sy'n berthnasol i blentyndod ac ieuenctid mewn theori ac ymarfer. Mae'r flwyddyn gyntaf wedi'i chynllunio i roi sylfaen gadarn i chi ym mhob un o'r tri maes. Mae'r ail flwyddyn yn parhau i adeiladu ar y llinynnau hyn sy'n arwain at drydedd flynedd, lle gallwch astudio o leiaf pedwar pwnc a ddewisir o'r ystod o fodiwlau sydd ar gael ar draws y llwybrau ar hyn o bryd. Yn y flwyddyn olaf hon byddwch hefyd yn cwblhau prosiect ymchwil sylweddol sy'n eich galluogi i ddyfnhau'ch arbenigedd a'ch gwybodaeth yn eich maes dewisol.

Mae'r cwrs hwn hefyd yn cynnwys lleoliadau, siaradwyr gwadd, cyfleoedd i astudio dramor yn ogystal â chyfleoedd i gyflwyno mewn cynadleddau sy'n eich helpu i ddatblygu'ch sgiliau academaidd a chyflogadwyedd.

Why choose Bangor University for this course?

  • Nod y radd Astudiaethau Plentyndod yw diwallu’r angen presennol am arbenigwyr gyda chymwysterau da a all weithio gyda phlant, pobl ifanc a’u teuluoedd mewn ystod o gyd-destunau, yn y gymuned ac mewn sefydliadau. Yn y rhaglen ceir cyfuniad o sylfaen academaidd gadarn ynghyd â dimensiwn ymarferol a gweithredol a fydd yn cynhyrchu gweithwyr proffesiynol a all ymdopi a sialensiau cymdeithas gyfoes a phrysur mewn gwlad ddwyieithog.
  • Yn ystod y radd ceir cyfleoedd bob blwyddyn i fynd ar leoliadau i ddatblygu eich dealltwriaeth o agweddau ar anghenion a datblygiad plant ac i wneud ymchwil i faterion ac ymarfer cyfredol.
  • Elfen allweddol o’r rhaglen yw’r amrywiaeth o siaradwyr gwadd ac ymweliadau addysgol, a fydd yn cyfoethogi’r hyn mae’r myfyrwyr yn ei ddysgu. Mae’r rhain yn cynnwys y cyfle i wirfoddoli a gwneud gwaith gyda phlant o gymunedau difreintiedig yn Romania ac i ymweld â Krakow yng ngwlad Pwyl a chydag arddangosfeydd mewn amgueddfeydd yn Lerpwl.

Course Content

Am fwy ar astudio gradd darllenwch ein tudalennau am Astudio ym Mangor.

Byddwch yn dysgu trwy gymysgedd o ddarlithoedd, seminarau a gweithdai ymarferol. Caiff pob darlith ei recordio trwy podcast ac mae adnoddau ar-lein eraill hefyd yn cael eu darparu cyn pob darlith.

Gall myfyrwyr ddewis derbyn Tiwtor personol sy'n siarad Cymraeg a chwblhau aseiniadau trwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg.

Mae'r asesiadau'n amrywio o fodiwl i fodiwl. Mae'r asesiadau'n amrywio o draethodau, cyflwyniadau, gwneud ffilmiau, a phrofion aml-ddewis (Multiple Choice Questionnaire – MCQ).

Yn eich trydedd flwyddyn, byddwch yn cynnal prosiect ymchwil sylweddol o fewn maes o'ch dewis chi. Yn ddibynnol ar eich maes ymchwil, efallai y byddwch chi'n ymwneud â phrosiectau mewn ysgolion, prosiectau mewn meithrinfeydd neu gydag ymarferwyr sy’n gweithio o fewn diwydiant sy’n ymwneud â phlentyndod ac ieuenctid. Bydd eich prosiect yn cael ei oruchwylio yn unigol gan un o'n harbenigwyr, gan roi'r cyfle i chi ddatblygu ymhellach eich gwybodaeth, sgiliau a’ch dealltwriaeth o fewn y maes.

What will you study on this course?

Mae pob modiwl yn y flwyddyn 1af yn orfodol; ym Mlynyddoedd 2 a 3, yn dibynnu ar argaeledd, bydd gennych ddewis o fodiwlau yn ychwanegol at y modiwl craidd Dulliau Ymchwil. Pob blwyddyn byddwch yn astudio cyfanswm o 120 credyd, fydd yn rhoi i chi ehangder a dyfnder o wybodaeth a dealltwriaeth erbyn i chi raddio.

Eich Ymchwil

Mae ymchwil yn agwedd bwysig o’r cwrs. Fel rhan o'ch modiwlau Dulliau Ymchwil, byddwch yn cymryd rhan mewn sesiynau ymarferol lle byddwch chi'n dysgu sut i gynllunio astudiaethau, cynnal arbrofion eich hun, casglu a dadansoddi data ac adrodd ar eich canfyddiadau. Bydd y sgiliau hyn yn rhoi sylfaen gadarn i chi ar gyfer Blwyddyn 3 pan fyddwch chi'n cynnal eich ymchwil eich hun.

Modules for the current academic year

Module listings are for guide purposes only and are subject to change. Find out what our students are currently studying on the Astudiaethau Plentyndod ac Ieuenctid Modules page.

Course content is for guidance purposes only and may be subject to change.

Careers and Employability

Mae'r ymagwedd amlddisgyblaethol o'r radd yn cynnig ystod eang o ddewisiadau gyrfa mewn addysg, seicoleg, cymdeithaseg a phroffesiynau cysylltiedig yn y sector cyhoeddus a phreifat, gan gynnwys gwaith iechyd, gofal cymdeithasol, gwaith ieuenctid a chymunedol. Fel arall, mae rhai myfyrwyr yn parhau â'u hastudiaethau ar raglen Meistr neu wneud cais am le ar gwrs TAR Cynradd. Os byddwch chi'n penderfynu ymgeisio am y cwrs TAR Cynradd ym Mangor, cynigir cyfweliad i chi, os byddwch yn bodloni'r gofynion mynediad.

Mae'r cwrs BA Astudiaethau Plentyndod ac Ieuenctid hwn yn addas i fyfyrwyr sydd am ddilyn gyrfa yn ymwneud ag unrhyw un o'r tri llwybr amlwg sy'n sail i'r cwrs: Addysg, Seicoleg a Gwyddorau Cymdeithas. Gan fod y cwrs yn cynnwys safbwyntiau o'r tri maes, mae'n rhoi’r cyfle i fyfyrwyr ddarganfod eu prif faes/meysydd o ddiddordeb, sydd wedyn yn arwain at amryw o broffesiynau yn y maes hwnnw/meysydd hynny. Mae dyfnder y wybodaeth y bydd myfyrwyr yn elwa ohoni ar ein cwrs yn darparu sylfaen gadarn iawn i fynd ymlaen i arbenigo mewn gwahanol feysydd. Mae'r rhain yn cynnwys, er enghraifft, gyrfaoedd mewn gwasanaethau plant, rheolaeth, addysgu, gwaith cymdeithasol, cwnsela, therapïau, a'r gyfraith.

Mae cyflogadwyedd yn thema allweddol yn y rhaglen Astudiaethau Plentyndod ac Ieuenctid ac rydym wedi ymgorffori nifer fawr o gyfleoedd o fewn ein gradd i sicrhau bod gan ein graddedigion CV cryf. Er enghraifft, rhoddir cyfle i'r myfyrwyr ymrestru ar gwrs Makaton, dod yn llysgenhadon ar gyfer gwahanol elusennau a chymryd rhan mewn gwaith gwirfoddol. Yn wir, mae nifer o’n myfyrwyr wedi bod mor nodedig tra ar leoliadau fel eu bod wedi cael cynnig gwaith ar ôl iddynt gwblhau eu gradd.

Employability and the School of Education and Human Development

Courses at the School open up a range of opportunities for those who are interested in specialising in a teaching career. Many of our graduates have gone on to work in the primary, secondary, tertiary or higher education sectors.

Graduates can also look forward to opportunities in a range of other career pathways. These interesting career opportunities could include:

  • social work
  • child care
  • youth and community work
  • publishing, journalism and the media
  • museum and gallery education
  • libraries
  • public services
  • human resources
  • Opportunities at Bangor

    The University’s Skills and Employability Service provides a wide range of resources to help you achieve your graduate ambitions. Developing your personal skills and enhancing your employability while at university is becoming increasingly important in today’s job market.

    The Bangor Employability Award (BEA) and Higher Education Achievement Report (HEAR)

    The Bangor Employability Award enables students to build on their transferable skills through the recognition of activities they become involved in during their university life. Students can gain points towards the award through extra-curricular activities such as volunteering, attending workshops or actively participating in the Students’ Union’s clubs and societies.

    The HEAR is a final graduation report that all undergraduates receive. The report itemises all academic achievements and additional extra and co-curricular achievements. Academic achievements appear on the report automatically and students are able to note their eligible activities by using the online platform ‘My Employability Hub’. This ensures that future employers are made aware of the additional skills the student has gained outside of the curriculum.

    The Award is open to everyone and taking part in the scheme can make a major difference to your performance in the graduate job market.

    Internships

    Bangor University runs undergraduate and postgraduate internship schemes twice a year, which allow students to work in a professional environment while learning relevant skills and earning money.

    Internships offer valuable experience in a professional workplace and there are a range of internships you can get involved in.

    Student Volunteering

    Not only is volunteering worthwhile – it also improves your employability and widens your experience.

    The Students’ Union has a dedicated Student Volunteering Office (SVB) which currently contributes a total of 600 hours each week, promoting a close relationship between the university and the local community. Find out more on the Student Volunteering pages of the Bangor Student’s Union website.

    TARGETconnect - Working while you Study

    The Skills and Employability Service offers support to students searching for employment during and after their studies.

      TARGETconnect advertises the following opportunities:

    • Graduate jobs – Local, National and International
    • Full-time, part time, permanent and temporary jobs
    • Work experience / internships
    • Voluntary opportunities

Entry Requirements

Am fanylion cyffredinol, darllenwch ein tudalen ar ofynion mynediad.

Mynediad 2020:

  • Cynnig nodweddiadol o isafswm o 120 o bwyntiau tariff o gymwysterau lefel 3* e.e.
  • Lefel A
  • BTEC Cenedlaethol/Diplom
  • Estynedig: MMM
  • Diploma Mynediad i Addysg Uwch: Pasio
  • NCFE CACHE Lefel 3 Diploma
  • Estynedig: Gradd CCymhwyster Bagloriaeth Cymru
  • Mae’n rhaid i bob myfyriwr gael archwiliad gan Y Gwasanaeth Datgelu a Gwahardd a rhaid i’r Coleg bennu ei fod yn foddhaol cyn y gallant ddechrau ar brofiad ysgol.
  • Rydym hefyd yn croesawu ceisiadau gan fyfyrwyr hŷn, unigolion â chymwysterau Ewropeaidd ac ymgeiswyr rhyngwladol.

*Mae cymwysterau lefel 3 yn cynnwys Lefel A, BTEC, Mynediad, Cymhwyster Bagloriaeth Cymru ac eraill – am restr lawn, cyfeiriwch at www.ucas.com.

Mynediad yn 2019:

  • 96 pwynt tariff o gymwysterau lefel 3 mewn pwnc perthnasol. Mae cymwysterau lefel 3 yn cynnwys Lefel A, BTEC, Mynediad, Cymhwyster Bagloriaeth Cymru ac eraill – am restr lawn, cyfeiriwch at y tariff newydd gan UCAS ar www.ucas.com.
  • Rydym hefyd yn croesawu ceisiadau gan fyfyrwyr hŷn, unigolion â chymwysterau Ewropeaidd ac ymgeiswyr rhyngwladol
  • Mae’n rhaid i bob myfyriwr / athro dan hyfforddiant gael archwiliad gan Y Gwasanaeth Datgelu a Gwahardd a rhaid i’r Coleg bennu ei fod yn foddhaol cyn y gallant ddechrau ar brofiad ysgol.

General University entry requirements

We accept students with a wide range of qualifications and backgrounds and consider each application individually.

All students need to have good basic skills and the University also values IT and communication skills.

As part of the University’s policy we consider applications from prospective disabled students on the same grounds as all other students.

To study a degree, diploma or certificate course you’ll be asked for a minimum of UCAS Tariff points. For a fuller explanation of the UCAS Tariff Points, please see www.ucas.com

We also consider applications from mature students who can demonstrate the motivation and commitment to study a university programme. Each year we enrol a significant number of mature students. For more help and advice about being a mature student at Bangor, please visit the Study at Bangor site.

Specific entry requirements can be seen on the individual course pages.

EU and International students' entry requirements

For information and further detailed guidance on entry requirements for EU and International Students, including the minimum English Language entry requirement, please visit the Entry Requirements by Country pages. International applicants can also visit the International Education Centre section of our website for further details.

More information

Home/EU students and International UCAS applicants

E-mail for General Admissions: admissions@bangor.ac.uk or write to:

Admissions Office
Bangor University
Gwynedd
LL57 2TF

Telephone: +44 (0)1248 383717 

International students (non-UCAS applicants)

Email to International Admissions: internationaladmissions@bangor.ac.uk or write to

Admissions Office
Bangor University
Gwynedd
LL57 2TF

Telephone: +44 (0) 1248 382028

Course Costs

When coming to University, you will have two main costs, Tuition Fees and Living Costs.

There are also some common additional costs that are likely to arise for students on all courses, for example:

Course-specific additional costs
Depending on the course you are studying, there may be additional course-specific costs that you will be required to meet. These fall into three categories:

  1. Mandatory Costs: these are related to a particular core or compulsory module that you’ll be required to complete to achieve your qualification e.g. compulsory field trips, uniforms for students on placement, DBS Check.
  2. Necessarily Incurred Costs: these may not be experienced by all students, and will vary depending on the course e.g. professional body membership, travel to placements, specialist software, personal safety equipment.
  3. Optional Costs: these depend on your choice of modules or activity and they are shown to give you an indication of the optional costs that may arise to make sure your choice is as informed as possible. These can include graduation events for your course, optional field trips, Welcome Week trips.

How to Apply

How to apply through UCAS

Apply online via UCAS

UCAS stands for Universities and Colleges Admissions Service. All university applications are processed through UCAS and then passed on to the universities listed.

Students may apply for a maximum of five courses. For Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary courses students are only allowed to apply for four courses.

The application form is found on the UCAS website, under ‘Apply’.

The early closing date is October 15 for all Oxbridge, Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary students. The main closing date for all applications is January 15.

Your Personal Statement

Writing your Personal Statement is the part of the application form that requires most work. You are only allowed 47 lines or 500–550 words to explain why you wish to study the course and the skills you have that are essential for university study.

To write a successful personal statement for your UCAS application you must have a good understanding about the course and its content. Remember that you write only one personal statement for your five choices. Make sure that the courses are similar, if not the same, and make sure that you do not mention a specific course or university.

Read our advice on how to draft a winning personal statement or watch our video guide.

After you’ve applied

You should keep an eye on your application on UCAS ‘Track’. Offers from universities will appear on track and you will be able to accept or decline offers.

You can only reply when you have received all your decisions. The types of reply you can make are firm acceptance and insurance acceptance. Usually students reply in early May.

International Student?

If you are an international student, our International Student pages offer further information on applying.

As an international student applying to study one of our undergraduate programmes you can;

Erasmus student?

We receive around 350 exchange students every year from all over the world. 45% of these students come from Europe and the remainder from as far as Singapore, South Korea and Australia.

The University's International Exchanges Office is responsible for welcoming these students.

Confused about your next steps?

Take a look at our Going to University website for information and advice on getting ready for university.

Further Information

Contact us

Gweinyddwraig y Cwrs
Addysg
Ffôn: 01248 382408
e-bost: addysg@bangor.ac.uk

www.bangor.ac.uk/addysg/

Studying within the School of Education and Human Development

  • 1st with 100% Student Satisfaction for Product Design – NSS 2018
  • 12th for Graduate Prospects – Guardian Good University Guide 2019
  • 9th for Research Quality – Complete University Guide 2019
  • We have well-established partnerships with Primary and Secondary Schools to provide varied and supportive training environments
  • We have a purpose built Design and Technology Centre to train Design and Technology teachers and to teach Product Design degree students. The centre comprises a well equipped IT/lecture room, a fully equipped workshop with a comprehensive range of CNC machinery and equipment, stores and offices.

Studying at Bangor

Rated Gold for teaching

We have been awarded a Gold rating, the highest rating possible, for the standarad of our teaching in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) assessment. The TEF assessment took into account teaching quality, learning environment and student outcomes and learning gain. We were judged to deliver consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for our students and our teaching is of the highest quality found in the UK.

A top 10 university

The National Student Survey (NSS) results place Bangor amongst the UK’s top 10 universities (excluding specialist institutions) for student satisfaction. This reflects the University’s focus on overall student experience.

Enjoy a university experience that’s amongst the best in the UK

The guaranteed accommodation, student support, low cost of living and stunning location all contribute towards this.

Take advantage of the Bangor Student Experience with free membership of student clubs and societies, a new international experience programme and employability award scheme.

Award-winning clubs and societies!

Our clubs and societies have been named the best in the UK at the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2019.

Unrivalled location

Choose to study in one of the best places in the UK to be a student. Bangor’s location – close to the mountains and the sea - has been described as ‘the best university setting in the UK’.

Investment in facilities

Benefit from continued investment in facilities and services – with Pontio Arts and Innovation Centre, Halls of Residence, and improved sports facilities amongst recent developments.

Guaranteed accommodation in award-winning halls of residence

We guarantee accommodation for first year students who apply within the deadline and hold Bangor as their Firm Choice. Our accommodation has been named the best in the UK at the 2018 WhatUni Student Choice Awards.

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