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Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice (Honours) University of Queensland - UQ

5.0 out of 5 from 3 reviews
Bachelor Honours Degree
Brisbane
4.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
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Course Description

The Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice (Hons) is a specialised program of study that prepares you for a career as a criminologist. You will study criminological theory, criminal justice, criminological research methods, criminal law and professional practice in criminology and criminal justice. Your program of study culminates in a fourth year of study that brings together theory, research and industry-relevant specialist skills to provide you with a sound platform for employment or further study. As a criminologist, you will understand how the justice system works, why people commit crimes, and have the skills and knowledge to contribute towards preventing and controlling crime and social problems that face contemporary society. This is a new program with staged introduction of new courses.


Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice (Honours) University of Queensland - UQ based on 3 reviews
Rating
5.0
Job prospects
5.0
Teachers
5.0
Course work
4.67
Time worthy
4.33
Money Worthy
4.33



Student Reviews

April 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: There's so many - they set you up really well with work experience, there's a lot of support available to you, the whole faculty is really well connected to other institutions so it'd be easy to go abroad for postgrad study, the lecturers are just leaders in their field and very switched on, and yeah it's just a ve...

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April 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: the opportunities it provides that you might not get elsewhere - i.e. prison visit, tutoring inmates, networking, internships with Corrective Services

Negatives: the amount of sociology courses that are just plain difficult to relate back to the overall course, i.e intro to qualitative and quantitative research ...

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April 2018
Year completed 2022

Positives: This degree actually integrates industry specific professional development courses throughout the whole degree rather than just giving you the theoretical teachings and sending you out into the world without any real knowledge of how to apply what we’ve learnt.

We meet industry professionals in almost every sing...

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