Bachelor of Criminology and Justice (Honours)

Study Discipline: Law Studies
Study Programme Details
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


12 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Elevate your expertise in criminology and justice with the Criminology and Justice (Honours) Bachelor program at the University of the Sunshine Coast. This intensive one-year Honours program is meticulously designed to position you as a future leader in the field, enhancing the skills and knowledge acquired during your undergraduate studies.


Embark on an academic journey that propels you into a realm of industry-relevant skills, offering a distinct advantage for both graduate employment and postgraduate study. The Bachelor of Criminology and Justice (Honours) program delves deep into advanced theoretical concepts, encouraging engagement in critical debates within the field. Through coursework and the design and implementation of your research project, you’ll receive advanced research training methods, honing your analytical capabilities.

Admission Requirements

To embark on this enriching academic journey, fulfill the following admission requirements:

  • Demonstrate English proficiency with a minimum IELTS score of 7 or TOEFL score of 100 (IBT).
  • Possess a three-year bachelor’s degree in criminology and justice or a related field from a recognized higher education institution.
  • For entry into most USC undergraduate degree programs, meet the minimum education requirements equivalent to the successful completion of Australian Year 12 with good grades.
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Applied Quantitative Research Methods
  • Advanced Issues in Criminology & Justice
  • Research Dissertation

Invest in your academic advancement with a tuition fee of A$27,000 for the comprehensive one-year Honours program.

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the Criminology and Justice (Honours) program can anticipate impactful career outcomes, contributing to advancements in criminological research, policy development, and project management within the justice sector.

Visa Requirements:

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