Certificate IV in Justice Studies (39292QLD)
This course has been superseded and is for Continuing Students only, for any new students, please visit 10283NAT - Certificate IV in Crime and Justice.
Are you interested in a career in a justice related profession? Students learn how to research, analyse and present information relevant to the criminal justice system and communicate with clients on justice related issues.
The intended purpose of this course is to provide participants with a sound grounding in workplace skills, knowledge of organisations & management practice, legal knowledge to work effectively and research in the justice field.
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|AQF Level||Level 4: Certificate IV|
There are no entry requirements for this course, however it is recommended that applicants should complete:
- Certificate III in Business Administration (Legal); or
- Any other Certificate III qualification from the Business Services Training package; or
- The completion of year 12 or equivalent with a sound achievement in English; or
- or possess relevant work or life experience in the business or justice fields
Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations
This course would suit applicants who wish to be employed with the Queensland Police Service, justice-related occupations, corrective services in custodial and support roles, the Department of Justice and Attorney General including courts, legal offices, customs service, security industry in support/administration areas, private investigations in support/administration areas, parks and wildlife, the Department of Transport, youth justice roles, Crime and Misconduct Commission in support/administration areas, community legal centres or other State and Federal Government Departments in compliance and workplace health and safety roles.
Standard Course Structure
To successfully complete this course, students must complete 10 units, consisting of:
6 core units and 4 elective units.
|BSBLEG413A||Identify and apply the legal framework|
|BSBRES401A||Analyse and present research information|
|PSPREG411A||Gather information through interviews|
|QLD594JUS01A||Communicate with clients on justice related issues|
|QLD594JUS02A||Prepare documentation for court proceedings|
|QLD594JUS03A||Analyse social justice issues|
|CHCYJ401A||Work in the youth justice environment|
|PSPCRT415A||Administer alternative dispute-resolution proceedings|
|PSPREG401C||Exercise regulatory powers|
|PSPREG409B||Prepare a brief of evidence|
For part-time study, enrol into two units at a time.
For full-time study enrol into no more than four units at a time.
Enrol as per the following order:
Course Assessment Information
Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.
Duration and dates
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|39293QLD||Diploma of Justice Studies||No|
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Financial assistance with fees may be available through concessions or via ‘Time to Pay’ payment plan. This and other information such as student support, study and library assistance can be found at www.cqu.edu.au/current-student
To apply, or to find out more about this course, contact the Student Advice Team on 13 27 86.