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Bachelor of Criminology and Justice

This is course information for enrolled students. For prospective students please visit Bachelor of Criminology and Justice.

Summary

Degree Name

Bachelor of Criminology and Justice

Degree Code

081562F

Level of Qualification

Undergraduate

Duration

3 years full time (or part-time equivalent) or fast-track your study to complete the degree in 2 years

Number of Units

24 Units

20 core units and 4 electives

Study Load

3 or 4 units per trimester, full-time
1 or 2 units per trimester, part-time

Availability

On-campus in Melbourne or Online

Award Title

Bachelor of Criminology and Justice

Study Sequence

This document provides a suggested sequence of study for students enrolled in the Bachelor of Criminology and Justice (BCJ). Students are encouraged to consult the Unit Schedule when re-enrolling.

 

Fast-track students (4 units per trimester)

 

Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3

Year 1

CRIM1004 Theoretical Criminology

JALE1044 Foundations of Justice

JALE1054 Crime and the Media

MULT1015 Applications in Context

JALE1064 Ethics and Criminal Justice

MULT1025 Professions and Society

MULT1035 Sustainability in Helping Professions

SOSC1024 Diversity and Justice

CRIM2044 Innovative Justice

CRIM2064 Comparative Criminology

JALE2024 Drugs and Crime

SOSC2004 Indigenous Peoples and Justice

Year 2

CRIM2014 Applied Criminology

CRIM2024 Transnational Crime

CRIM2054 Crime Prevention

JALE2034 Penology

CRIM3014 Gender and Crime

JALE3924 Mental Health and Criminal Justice

Elective 1

Elective 2

CRIM3004 Victimology

JALE3004 Practicum

Elective 3

Elective 4

 

 

Full-time students (3 units per trimester)

 

Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3

Year 1

JALE1044 Foundations of Justice

JALE1054 Crime and the Media

MULT1015 Applications in Context

MULT1025 Professions and Society

MULT1035 Sustainability in Helping Professions

SOSC1024 Diversity and Justice

CRIM1004 Theoretical Criminology

CRIM2044 Innovative Justice

JALE2024 Drugs and Crime

Year 2

JALE1064 Ethics and Criminal Justice

CRIM2054 Crime Prevention

JALE2034 Penology

CRIM2064 Comparative Criminology

SOSC2004 Indigenous Peoples and Justice CRIM3014 Gender and Crime

CRIM2014 Applied Criminology

CRIM2024 Transnational Crime

CRIM3004 Victimology

Year 3

JALE3924 Mental Health and Criminal Justice

Elective 1

Elective 2

JALE3004 Practicum

Elective 3

Elective 4

 

 

 

Part-time students (2 units per trimester)

 

Trimester 1 Trimester 2 Trimester 3

Year 1

JALE1044 Foundations of Justice

MULT1015 Applications in Context

MULT1025 Professions and Society

SOSC1024 Diversity and Justice

CRIM1004 Theoretical Criminology

JALE1054 Crime and the Media

Year 2

JALE1064 Ethics and Criminal Justice

MULT1035 Sustainability in Helping Professions

CRIM2044 Innovative Justice

JALE2024 Drugs and Crime

CRIM2054 Crime Prevention

JALE2034 Penology

Year 3

CRIM2064 Comparative Criminology

SOSC2004 Indigenous Peoples and Justice

CRIM2014 Applied Criminology

CRIM2024 Transnational Crime

CRIM3014 Gender and Crime

Elective 1

Year 4

CRIM3004 Victimology

Elective 2

JALE3924 Mental Health and Criminal Justice

Elective 3

JALE3004 Practicum

Elective 4

 

Notes:

  • JALE1044 Foundations of Justice must be undertaken in the commencing trimester (Year 1, Trimester 1)
  • Offering schedule
    • JALE1044 Foundations of Justice and each multidisciplinary (MULT) unit are offered every trimester
    • All other core units are offered every second trimester
    • Elective units are offered once per calendar year
    • Students are encouraged to consult the Unit Schedule as this indicates in which trimester each unit is offered.
  • Pre-requisite requirements:
    • 100-level units: Nil (there are no pre-requisites for any unit at 100-level)
    • 200-level units: Successful completion of any four 100- level units
    • 300-level units: Successful completion of all 100-level units and any four 200-level units.