CL75 Bachelor of Criminology

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete the core structure
  2. Complete electives

Core Structure

Number of units: 18 Total credit points: 108

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Note that full-time students generally enrol in 24 credit points and part-time students (working more than 20 hours a week) generally enrol in a half-load i.e. 12 credit points per term.

Available units
Students must complete the following compulsory units:
CRIM11001 Foundations of Criminology and Criminal Justice
CRIM11002 Criminal Justice Procedure and Analysis
LAWS11057 Introduction to Law
CRIM11003 Indigenous Australians and the Criminal Justice System
CRIM11004 Crime and Control
CRIM11005 Crime, Media and Power
CRIM11006 Criminal Intelligence Analysis
CRIM12002 Case Management Practice
CRIM12004 Understanding Violence and Conflict
CRIM12003 Criminology Theory
CRIM12005 Community Justice Innovation
CRIM12006 Crimes of the Powerful
CRIM12007 Criminal Ethnographies
CRIM13001 Criminal Behaviour Analysis
CRIM13002 Contemporary Criminology
CRIM13005 Indigenous Justice
CRIM13006 Justice Strategy and Alliances

Students have a choice of either capstone, but not both - CRIM13003 Research Capstone or CRIM13004 Work placement Capstone. There are six electives.

Available units
Students must complete 1 from the following units:
CRIM13003 Criminology Research Capstone
CRIM13004 Criminology Work Placement Capstone


Number of units: 6 Total credit points: 36

There are six electives in the Bachelor of Criminology degree to be selected from the following list, or as approved by the Head of Course.  Students must complete at least one level three elective.

Level One

Available units
Students may choose to do any of the following:
HLTH11027 Foundations of Health
INDG11006 Education and Learning: Colonisation and Decolonisation in the Cultural Interface
INDG11013 First Nation and Non-Indigenous History: The Interface
MGMT11167 Foundations of Social Innovation
PSYC11008 Biological Foundations of Psychology
PSYC11009 Social Foundations of Psychology
PSYC11012 Foundations of Psychological Research
SOCL11055 Sociology of Australian Society
SOCL11059 Introducing Social Change
SOWK11014 Contemporary Human Services

Level Two

Available units
Students may choose to do any of the following:
HLTH12028 Health Promotion Strategies
PSYC12010 Introduction to Human Development
PSYC12013 Personality
PSYC12047 Introduction to Data Analysis
INDG19015 Aboriginal Cultures and Country
INDG19016 Contemporary Indigenous Issues
SOCL19065 Rural Communities and Health
SOCL19070 Health and Medical Sociology

Level Three

Available units
Students may choose to do any of the following:
MGMT13151 Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Start-ups
PBHL13001 Public Health and Environmental Sustainability
PBHL13002 Public Health Disaster Management
SOWK13011 Community Practice