Bachelor of Criminology
CQUniversity - Online

Course outline

The Bachelor of Criminology provides students with a multidisciplinary education in the field of criminology. Through this course, students will integrate insights from sociology, philosophy, social theory, politics, psychology and other relevant disciplines to solve problems of crime, violence and conflict in society. Graduate with the skills and knowledge needed for a career as a criminologist along with the ability to provide objective research and advice at all levels of policy-making from an evaluation of extensive government crime control initiatives through to proposals for local community anti-violence programs. For more course information, visit Bachelor of Criminology.

Other requirements

Students will study a capstone unit that enables them to apply the theories, content knowledge and skills they have learned to a workplace environment.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for CQUniversity and for this course, refer to CQUniversity’s website.

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

For more information about the ATAR/Selection Rank profile, please visit ATAR/Selection Rank profile explained.

Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

94.20

69.45

68.45

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

96.20

72.30

68.45

Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022

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Higher education study

Vocational Education and Training (VET) study

Work and life experience

Recent secondary education

Recent secondary education admitted solely on the basis of ATAR/Rank

Admitted where both ATAR/Rank and additional criteria were considered

Admitted on the basis of other criteria only and ATAR/Rank was not a factor

International students

All students

Number of students

<5*

<5*

<5*

<5*

0

7

0

22

Percentage of all students

<5*

<5*

<5*

<5*

0.0%

31.8%

0.0%

100%

Notes

* “<5" – the number of students is less than 5

Career opportunities

Career opportunities may include roles in criminal justice, police, customs, correction services and other law enforcement and regulatory agencies; government departments such as prisons, probation and parole centres, and positions such as court clerk, investigator as well as public and private security and investigation.

Membership

The Australian and New Zealand Society of Criminology (ANZSOC) is a society devoted to promoting criminological study, research and practice in the region and bringing together persons engaged in all aspects of the field. Graduates will be entitled to apply for membership of ANZSOC.

Course Code
850545
Start Date

Offer rounds
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Fee
CSP/$14624 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
External
Course Duration

3 years External or 6 years External