Diploma of Justice Studies (39293QLD)
This course has been superseded and is for Continuing Students only. The new version, Diploma of Crime and Justice will be available in 2018.
Through this course you will develop higher learning and knowledge of the criminal and civil justice system, sharpen your research and analytical critical evaluation skills, as well as skills in leadership and management.
The intended purpose of this course is to provide participants with appropriate training/knowledge & workplace skills for participants to work as justice professionals in admin, managerial &/or law enforcement capacity in public or private organisations within the justice industry.
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|AQF Level||Level 5: Diploma|
It is recommended that participants have completed:
- 39292QLD Certificate IV in Justice Studies or 39183QLD Certificate IV in Justice Administration; or
- BSB40110 Certificate IV in Legal Services; or
- Any Certificate IV from the Business Services Training package; or
- The completion of year 12 or equivalent with a sound achievement in English; 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 occupation, Corrective services in custodial and support roles, 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, Department of Transport, Youth justice roles, Crime and Misconduct Commission in support/administration areas, Community legal centres, 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 8 units, consisting of:
6 core units and 2 elective units.
|CSCORG605A||Research issues of concern in correctional services|
|PSPETHC501B||Promote the values and ethos of public service|
|PSPREG401C||Exercise regulatory powers|
|QLD595JUS01A||Apply criminal law|
|QLD595JUS02A||Apply procedural and evidentiary rules|
|QLD595JUS03A||Analyse crime, punishment and victimology issues|
|BSBLEG413A||Identify and apply the legal framework|
|CHCYJ502A||Respond to needs of youth justice clients|
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
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Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.
Duration and dates
|Course code||Course name||Short Course|
|39292QLD||Certificate IV in 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.