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Bachelor of Criminology and Justice

Bachelor’s Degree
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English Requirements

  • IELTS Overall Band: 6.0
  • TOEFL Internet Total Score: 70
  • Other Tests: PTE Academic – 52
Course Details

Criminology is a multidisciplinary science that studies various sets of evidence related to illegal actions such as individual and group activities, criminal technology and effective rehabilitation techniques. Australian criminal degrees, examining public reaction to methods, crime and crime prevention and protection systems and social protection from crime. Crime combines ideas from other perspectives such as sociology of psychology, psychology and law. Students will gain appropriate knowledge of public policy and the ability to interpret their impact on society. They also develop skills such as critical visualization and attention to detail, strong analysis and critical thinking. A criminal expert has a thorough knowledge of research methods and understands the causes of criminal behavior.

Recommended for students interested in the criminal, legal and justice system. The Edith Cowan University Bachelor of Criminology and Justice course offers a broader understanding of the nature of crime and justice as well as the key legal, political, psychological and social sciences, which address issues related to crime and justice. It uses a modern, international approach to teaching crime and education in justice to the development of educated professionals. Students explore the nature of crime and social control, as well as the broader areas of the justice system, including police, courts, law, redress and alternative dispute resolution.

The criminal justice system is a popular career path, with employment opportunities in areas such as the court system, government and private prison systems, community corrections and treatment programs for offenders. Employment opportunities are available in public, social and youth services, in the public and private sectors, Government agencies, research and universities, crime, policy development, intelligence, crime analysis and restorative justice. Graduates can find jobs in the field such as counselors, drug officers, police or law enforcement officer, community correctional officer, community correctional officer, criminal / crime investigator, security / crime analyst, youth justice officer and criminal justice policy officer.


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July 2020

3 Years



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July 2021

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World Ranking
Source: Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2020
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Edith Cowan University has approximately 8492 international students. 147 China
IELTS is accepted at Edith Cowan University

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