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Bachelor of Criminology and Justice
USC - Online

Course outline

This course combines key elements of studies in criminology, justice and criminal law. You develop an understanding of legal institutions and processes as well as theoretical and problem-solving approaches to current socio-legal issues and crime-related problems. Analytical skills are grounded in an appreciation of relevant ethical issues. Subjects explore issues in crime and justice; criminal profiling and intelligence; the investigative processes of homicide; working with victims and offenders; policies of crime prevention; as well as issues in policing, corrections and the criminal courts. For more information, visit Bachelor of Criminology and Justice at USC.

Other requirements

The Inherent Academic Requirements of a program are those fundamental skills, capabilities and knowledge that students must be able to demonstrate in order to achieve the essential learning outcomes of the program, while maintaining the academic integrity of that program. For information, visit Inherent Academic Requirements on the USC website.

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Recommended study
English
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2021

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors

87.80

72.78

59.00

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

89.80

74.78

61.00

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, 2021

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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*

6

<5*

0

0

0

14

Percentage of all students

<5*

<5*

42.9%

<5*

0.0%

0.0%

0.0%

100%

Notes

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

Career opportunities

Police, intelligence, custodial and community corrective services, youth justice, crime prevention, therapies and rehabilitation, court system, advocacy, customs, legal administration, community legal services, child safety.

Course Code
015013
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
Online learning
Course Duration

3 years Online learning or 6 years Online learning

 
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