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Bachelor of Criminology Deakin University

3.0 out of 5 from 1 review
Bachelor Degree
Geelong
3.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

Deakin’s Bachelor of Criminology provides a comprehensive course of study in this growing academic field. Deakin has one of the few dedicated criminology courses in Australia, allowing us to offer a wide variety of criminology topics. The degree provides a solid educational foundation in the principles of criminological thoughts and research that will enable graduates to choose between seeking employment in related industries and seeking to undertake further study. Deakin’s criminology program involves broad fields of study with students covering a considerable breadth and depth of crime and criminal justice issues, as well as specialisation in areas such as victimology, media, terrorism, crime prevention, security and surveillance.

You will have the opportunity to complete the Criminology Practicum in your final year of study, a unit that brings the professions to the classroom (including online via the ‘cloud’) with practitioner-driven seminars, activities bridging theory and practice, and the development of an e-portfolio that can be used for employment or career development.

The course aims to produce graduates with the ability to engage in debates concerning crime and justice issues, matters that are part of everyday life, and practical knowledge and skills in an engaging field of study with diverse career prospects.

In line with Deakin’s commitment to providing flexible study options, you can choose to study the Bachelor of Criminology full time or part time. All subjects provide considerable online activities. You will also have the opportunity to significantly fast-track your studies, completing the Bachelor of Criminology in just two years by making the most of Deakin’s trimester system.
Careers

As a graduate of this course, promising career opportunities await in both the public and private sector, state and federal police, intelligence agencies, and a...

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Average ratings for Bachelor of Criminology Deakin University based on 1 review
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Student Reviews

March 2018
Year completed 2016

Positives: the unit covered an array of topics in great detail. There was a lot of information passed on from lectures to students. It was really interesting getting information that was Australian specific and then later in the course comparing that to international contexts. The lectures were individuals who were prominent ...

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