Diploma of Criminology and Criminal Justice/Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Griffith University - Gold Coast

Course outline

The Diploma of Criminology and Criminal Justice is a pathway program designed to help you transition into the Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice. You’ll develop foundational knowledge and skills in a supportive learning environment, setting you up for success in your further studies. Study criminology at Griffith, the university ranked number 1 for Law and Criminology in Australia. With one of the largest criminology academic communities in the world, you’ll learn from experts and industry leaders who bring their authentic and compelling experiences to your study.  Learn about the causes of crime in Australia and overseas, and society’s response through the justice system. Our expert lecturers will explain proven ways that crime can be examined, prevented and reduced. You’ll also learn about police, courts and criminal law, forensic psychology and homicide. Successful completion of the Diploma of Criminology and Criminal Justice provides a head start for continuation into the Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice. For more course information, visit Diploma of Criminology and Criminal Justice/Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at GU.

Note

The Minimum Selection Threshold (ATAR/Selection Rank) for Trimester 1, 2023 entry will be 60.00.

Combined diploma/degrees

Upon successful completion of this diploma, you will be offered guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice.

Fee notes

This an indicative only amount for first year fees. For further information refer to http://www.griffith.edu.au/students/enrolment-timetables-fees/paying-your-fees.

Admissions Criteria

For minimum age requirements please visit Institution minimum age requirements

Prerequisites

Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3 and 4, C); Applicants must meet the minimum age requirements for admission, see the QTAC website for details.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2022
60.00
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.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

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

For more information about the Student profile, please visit Student profile explained.

Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2022 information is not available.

Career opportunities

You  may  find opportunities in policing and security, intelligence, probation and parole, child protection, crime analysis, courts and justice services, government agencies, crime prevention and regulatory agencies.

Course Code
232541
Start Date
Offer rounds
Fee
CSP/$14500 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Diploma
Study Area
Law
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Gold Coast