This is the 2nd stage of the CIH's vocational qualification which leads to corporate membership of the CIH and takes account of changes in the sector to provide up-to-date training for professionals; it is a flexible distance learning mode for busy professionals with a number of different exit options; those studying the undergraduate diploma can choose, upon successful completion, to top-up to our Housing Studies BSc (Hons); the undergraduate course incorporates the CIH work-based qualification, APEX which is assessed in a number of ways throughout the course, but students should note that attendance at a 2 day residential course is mandatory, so their presentation and group working skills can be assessed.
Corporate training only
The NOCN Level 1 Award in Community Development (QCF) qualification is appropriate for new practitioners, providing learners with knowledge in community development values, purpose, collective working, individual roles, community strengths and diversity and inequality issues.
A Basic Guide to Researching Your Local Community – DAL021. The module will aim to introduce a number of key research themes relating to the local history of the community.