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Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice UNSW Sydney

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

Criminologists work to reduce crime by better understanding it. Criminologists look at the bigger picture, drawing from disciplines such as psychology, sociology, law, philosophy, cultural studies and history. As a student of Criminology & Criminal Justice you will learn about crime and social harm, and how society responds to it through social control and the criminal justice system.

During your study you will learn to tackle real world issues such as victimisation, drug related harm, organised crime and community safety. Key study areas include the nature of crime, what is defined as crime and how crime is measured, media reporting and portrayal of crime, why people commit crime and how societies respond.
Careers

As a Criminology & Criminal Justice graduate you can develop a career in social policy and research in the private, public and non-government sectors.

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Additional Information

Practical experience
Students in the Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice gain practical experience through a Major Social Research Projec...

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Ratings

Average ratings for Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice UNSW Sydney based on 1 review
Rating
4.0
Job prospects
2.0
Teachers
4.0
Course work
3.0
Time worthy
3.0
Money Worthy
3.0



Student Reviews

May 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: It was interesting and engaged students on real life situations involving criminality. The course provides a theoretical insight into criminal behaviour which allows you to critically construct an analysis using both quantitative and qualitative data- allowing students to be able to think for themselves and build a...

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