39292QLD - Certificate IV in Justice Studies

Course Details

Course Summary

This course has been superseded and is for Continuing Students only, for any new students, please visit 10283NAT - Certificate IV in Crime and Justice.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.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $3129 (2018)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • Business, Accounting and Law
Skill Area
  • Justice and Law Enforcement
AQF Level Level 4: Certificate IV

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

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

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

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.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 6 core units
  2. Complete 4 elective units
Standard Course Structure

12 months

  • Online
Core
BSBLEG413A Identify and apply the legal framework More Information
BSBRES401A Analyse and present research information More Information
QLD594JUS01A Communicate with clients on justice related issues More Information
QLD594JUS02A Prepare documentation for court proceedings More Information
QLD594JUS03A Analyse social justice issues More Information
PSPREG411A Gather information through interviews More Information
Elective
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: BSBLEG413A BSBRES401A QLD594JUS01A QLD594JUS02A QLD594JUS03A PSPREG411A PSPREG409B PSPCRT415A CHCYJ401A PSPREG401C
PSPREG409B Prepare a brief of evidence More Information
PSPCRT415A Administer alternative dispute-resolution proceedings More Information
CHCYJ401A Work in the youth justice environment More Information
PSPREG401C Exercise regulatory powers More Information

Unit Sequence

Below is the recommended study sequence for this course. Please enrol in your units as per the following order.
Units with the same sequence number should be enrolled into at the same time.
Sequence Unit
1 BSBLEG413A - Identify and apply the legal framework
2 BSBRES401A - Analyse and present research information
3 QLD594JUS01A - Communicate with clients on justice related issues
4 QLD594JUS02A - Prepare documentation for court proceedings
5 QLD594JUS03A - Analyse social justice issues
6 PSPREG411A - Gather information through interviews
7 PSPREG409B - Prepare a brief of evidence
8 PSPCRT415A - Administer alternative dispute-resolution proceedings
9 CHCYJ401A - Work in the youth justice environment
10 PSPREG401C - Exercise regulatory powers


Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

There are currently no intakes for this course.
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

Online

Enrolments are taken throughout the year on a continuous basis.
12 months
This course has been superseded and is for Continuing Students only, for any new students, please visit 10283NAT - Certificate IV in Crime and Justice.

Online students require strong self motivation and must have 4-6 hours per week available for study for each unit. This course is self paced so students must have sound literacy and numeracy skills. This course is delivered by distance education so students must have access to a computer and the internet.
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
More Details

More Details

Superseded Course Information


This course has been superseded and is for Continuing Students only, for any new students, please visit 10283NAT - Certificate IV in Crime and Justice.