Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business

Criminology

Program of Study Credit Points
Prescribed Units for this Minor, Major or Extended Major
Minor or Major - complete 12 credit points from the following units:
Extended Major - complete 12 or 18 credit points from the following units:
12 or 18 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
CRIM100 Understanding Crime 6  
CRIM101 The Australian Criminal Justice System 6  
CRIM104 Deviance 6  
Listed Units for this Minor, Major or Extended Major
Minor - complete 12 credit points from the following units:
Major - complete 36 credit points from the following units:
Extended Major - complete 54 to 60 credit points from the following units:

12 cps or
36 cps or
54-60 cps
CRIM301 Researching Crime 6  
CRIM302 Sex, Gender, Crime 6  
CRIM303 Capturing Crime 6  
CRIM304 Forensic Science and Criminal Justice 6  
CRIM305 Working with Offenders 6  
CRIM306 Equity and Justice? 6  
CRIM307 Victimology 6  
CRIM309 Crimes Against Humanity 6  
CRIM311 Independent Study in Criminology 6  
CRIM314 Policing and Social Control 6  
CRIM324 Prisons and Punishment 6  
CRIM333 Serial Killers: Panic or Intrigue? 6  
CRIM334 Crime Prevention 6  
CRIM344 Criminological Perspectives 6  
CRIM374 Criminal Profiling 6  
CRIM388 Sport and Crime 6  
CRIM390 Crime in Rural Communities 6  
CRIM394 Transnational and Organised Crime 6  
ENGL384 Reading Crime 6  
HIST310 Being Bad: Sinners, Crooks, Deviants and Psychos 6  
HIST313 Crime, Protest and Reform in the British World, 1780-1840 6  
Course Requirements 24 or 48 or 72 cps
If candidates have completed a Minor - a further 72 credit points comprising 12 credit points of Core Units; and a Major of 48-60 credit points; and Elective Units of 0-12 credit points.
If candidates have completed a Major - a further 48 credit points comprising 12 credit points of Core Units; and a Minor of 24 credit points; and Elective Units of 12 credit points.
If candidates have completed an Extended Major - a further 24 credit points comprising 12 credit points of Core Units; and Elective Units of 12 credit points.
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.
 
Total 96 cps
Note for students contemplating studying Honours in Criminology:
The entry requirements for the Bachelor of Arts with Honours in Criminology is a GPA of 5.0 (Credit) in all units completed in the Bachelor of Arts component. In addition, a candidate for Criminology honours in the Bachelor of Arts with Honours degree shall have passed 48 credit points in Criminology, including 18 credit points at Distinction level or better at 300-level from these units and includes CRIM344 (Criminological Perspectives).

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