Course Overview

The Bachelor of Policing and Justice is a degree offering a distinct academic program with relevance to policing and contemporary law enforcement.

People looking to enhance their employment prospects in the police services, the risk and security sector and public agencies involved in law enforcement and security will benefit from having this qualification.

In addition to its units specific to Australian policing, the course includes selected criminology, criminal justice and law-based subjects from the Bachelor of Criminology and Justice degree. This additional learning context enhances students’ theoretical understanding of the core subjects with well-rounded knowledge of the role of policing in society.

The Bachelor of Policing and Justice offers employment opportunities in the following areas:

  • State police
  • Federal police
  • Protective and security services
  • Intelligence agencies
  • Sheriff’s offices