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Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice/ Bachelor of Information Technology
Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice/ Bachelor of Information Technology

Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice/ Bachelor of Information Technology

  • ID:GU610067
  • Level:4-Year Double Degree
  • Duration:
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  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • TuitionFee/Year:$32,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$609.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$32,000.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$12,000.00
  • InsuranceFee/Year:$609.00
Estimated Total/program:
$178,436.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements

Prerequisites: Any General or Applied English subject (Units 3&4, C)

English Requirements

English language requirements apply to International applicants and other applicants whose previous study was undertaken in a language other than English. The minimum English language requirements for such applicants for entry to this program are as follows:

  • A minimum overall band score of 6.5 on IELTS (Academic) with no sub-score of less than 6.0

  • OR a minimum score of 575 on TOEFL

  • OR an internet-based (iBT) TOEFL score of 79 (no sub-score less than 19)

  • OR no score less than 3+ in each skill of the ISLPR (conducted by ISLPR Language Services only)

  • OR a minimum overall score of 176 (no score less than 169) on C1 Advanced (formerly Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English) or C2 Proficiency (formerly Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English)

  • OR an overall score of 58 in the Pearson Test of English (Academic) with no score less than 50.

English test results must be no more than two years old.

Course Information

In this specialised double degree, students will learn about the causes of crime and society's response to it, whilst developing a core of IT technical knowledge related to Information Systems and Network Security.

Graduates of the program will have a broad and coherent body of knowledge in the fields of criminology and criminal justice, including an in-depth understanding of various theoretical frameworks underpinning the study of criminal behaviour, victimisation and criminal justice responses to crime, and crime prevention.

Additionally, students will have a broad and coherent body of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) knowledge, with depth in the underlying principles and concepts in ICT problem solving (i.e., how to use modelling methods and processes to understand problems, handle abstraction and design solutions), ICT professional knowledge (i.e., ethics, professionalism, teamwork concepts and issues, interpersonal communication, societal issues/legal issues/privacy, history and status of discipline), technology building (i.e., programming and human-computer interaction), and/or technology resources (i.e., hardware and software fundamentals, data and information management, and networking)

CRICOS CODE; 090885A

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Year 1

You must complete the following courses:

  • Introduction to Criminology and Criminal Justice - 1013CCJ (must be completed in first trimester of study)

  • First Year Listed Electives

  • Computer Systems and Networks - 1007ICT

  • Web Technologies - 1621ICT

  • Doing Criminology - 1009CCJ

  • Information Systems Foundations - 1803ICT

  • Creative Coding - 1701ICT

First Year Listed Electives

You must select 20 credit points from the following courses:

International students must complete 5904LHS as one of their electives in their first trimester of study.

  • Developing Professionally 1 - 1002CCJ

  • Police, Courts and Criminal Law - 1012CCJ

  • Social Problems - Inequality and (In)justice - 1008CCJ

  • Law Government and Criminal Justice - 1003CCJ

  • Homicide - 1014CCJ

  • Introduction to Forensic Psychology - 1010CCJ

  • Criminal Justice in Action: Victims and Justice - 1015CCJ

  • Criminology in Action: Myths about crime and justice - 1016CCJ

  • Globalisation, the Asia-Pacific and Australia - 1003GIR

  • Equity and Diversity - 1028HSV

  • Islam in the Modern World - 1603LHS

Year 2

You must complete the following courses:

  • Statistics for Social Research - 2009CCJ

  • Sociology of Crime - 2007CCJ

  • Data Management - 2814ICT

  • Network and Security major course

OR

  • Information Technology course (for students electing to not complete a major)

  • Understanding Prevention - 2005CCJ

  • Psychology of Crime - 2000CCJ

  • Network and Security major course

OR

  • Information Technology course (for students electing to not complete a major)

  • Foundations of Systems Development - 1802ICT

Year 3

You must complete the following courses:

  • Big Ideas in Crime and Justice 1 - 3036CCJ

OR

  • Big Ideas in Crime and Justice 2 - 3037CCJ

  • Networks and Security major course

OR

  • Information Technology course (for students electing to not complete a major)

  • Programming Principles - 2807ICT

  • Third and Fourth Year Listed Elective

  • Fraud and Cybercrime - 3026CCJ

  • Business Analysis - 2511ICT (offered Tri 3 at Nathan only)

  • Networks and Security major course

OR

  • Information Technology course (for students electing to not complete a major)

  • Human Computer Interaction - 1805ICT

Year 4

You must complete the following courses:

  • Networks and Security major course

OR

  • Information Technology course (for students electing to not complete a major)

  • Social and Professional Issues - 3410ICT

  • Social Science Research Methods - 3012CCJ

  • ICT and the Justice System - 3027CCJ

  • Third and Fourth Year Listed Electives

  • Networks and Security major course

OR

  • Information Technology course (for students electing to not complete a major)

  • Third and Fourth Year Listed Elective

Third and Fourth Year Listed Electives

You must select 40 credit points from the following courses:

  • Crime Analysis and Investigation - 3001CCJ

  • Rehabilitating Offenders - 3003CCJ

  • First Nations and Justice - 3031CCJ

  • Evidence-Led Policing in Diverse Communities - 3032CCJ

  • Understanding Domestic and Family Violence - 3034CCJ

  • Pathways to Crime: Youth, Antisocial Behaviour and Offending - 3035CCJ

  • The Politics of Identity: Religion, Culture and Globalisation - 3016GIR

  • Terrorism, Counter-terrorism, and Globalisation - 3018GIR

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

You will find opportunities in police and law enforcement, corrections, intelligence data collection and analysis, crime prevention, non-police law enforcement and investigations.

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

OSHC: 609 ($) AUD per year

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