Childhood and Youth Studies

Choose from childhood and youth studies courses, including undergraduate, Masters and PhD degrees.

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of children and young people? We have courses to suit your career plans, whether you’re interested in:

  • child development
  • education
  • international human rights and development
  • the emotional wellbeing of children and young people.

At Sussex, you’re taught by faculty who are active in childhood-and-youth-focused research. They influence policy and inform the work of those at the forefront of practice with children and young people. You’ll gain a theoretical understanding of childhood and youth, as well as experience in a practice setting.