Bachelor's Degree + Undergraduate Unit
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3 years full-time
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Keen to help make the criminal justice system fairer and more effective? You'll have the opportunity to do all that and more with a Bachelor of Criminal Justice from UniSA Online.
Their online degree is designed to prepare students for a range of important roles within the criminal justice system. The multidisciplinary degree offers a holistic understanding of the roles and functions of the industry drawing from disciplines such as: law, policing, applied criminology, psychology and sociology. Learn from engaging and cutting-edge content, including how to respond to crime and promote justice, the roles of agencies involved in the investigation of issues like cybercrime, counter-terrorism and more.
The criminal justice industry is experiencing steady growth, so there's never been a better time to get onboard and be part of a field that is focussed on keeping our community and society safe.
Applicants are required to meet one of the following criteria with a competitive result:
Higher education study
Vocational Education Training (VET)
Work and life experience
Recent secondary education
In order to complete your application, we will ask you to provide supporting documents as proof of your prior study or work experience.
In this criminal justice degree, the subjects you may study include:
Studying with UniSA Online means you can Study On Demand. You'll gain around the clock personalised support to assist you on your learning journey. Technical issues? Nervous about a looming assessment? Gain on-demand access to their helpful and dedicated team.
Whether you need help with assignments, referencing, administrative or technical support, you’ll have on-demand access to the UniSA Online team who’ll be there to support you, every step of the way.
Students will have access to the UniSA Online ‘Study Help’ hub which is packed with loads of resources, workshops and support services. With online tutor support available seven days a week, you’ll be able to get help when you need it. If you’ve got a question related to your course, you can expect to receive a response in 24 hours. You’ll also be able to retrieve a range of resources through their virtual ‘Ask the Library’ service.
Gain full control over your study and gain a career focused qualification when you learn with UniSA Online!
Upon successful completion of this degree, you will receive a Bachelor of Criminal Justice from UniSA Online.
Strong employment growth is predicted over the coming years which means in this qualification in tow you'll have a vast range of career opportunities. You'll be able to apply your knowledge and skills in sectors such as law enforcement, social/community services, government agencies (local, state, not for profit or federal) and security and more.
Wondering where a career in criminal justice could take you? Potential job outcomes may include; Criminologist, Community Development Officer, Correctional Officer, Policy Officer, Project Officer, Immigration Officer.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government HECS-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
Alternatively, you can pay your course fees upfront.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).
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