Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice
The University of Queensland - St Lucia

Course outline

Prevent crime and promote justice with this specialised program of study that prepares graduates for a career as a criminologist. Students will gain the skills and knowledge to contribute towards reducing and controlling crime problems that face contemporary society. With a focus on professional practice and criminal law, learn how the justice system works and understand why people commit crimes. Study criminological theory, criminal justice, criminological research methods, criminal law and professional practice in criminology and criminal justice. Gain hands-on experience with an included industry project in the final year of the program. This brings together theory, research and specialist skills, making graduates highly employable both in the public and private sectors. For more information, visit Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at UQ

Note

In a rapidly growing national and international employment market, graduates will be well positioned for a career at all levels of government, local companies and global corporations, and a range of non-government treatment and social service agencies.

Admissions Criteria

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

Prerequisites

English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C)

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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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

97.75

82.95

74.25

ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors

99.55

84.80

76.25

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, 2024

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Notes

As this is a new course, Semester 1, 2024 information is not available.

Career opportunities

In a rapidly growing national and international employment market, graduates will be well positioned for a career at all levels of government, local companies and global corporations, and a range of non-government treatment and social service agencies.

Course Code
718111
Start Date

Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025
5 Jun 2025

Fee
CSP/$15142 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Law, Humanities and social sciences
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

3 years Full time or 6 years Part time

Location
Brisbane