Bachelor of Criminology

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Course Type
Professional Training Course
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Course Fee

Course Overview

Learn the who, why and how of crime with Deakin's Bachelor of Criminology. With the perfect balance of theory and practical learning, join the university with the most established criminology program in Australia, and graduate armed with the critical thinking skills to tackle criminal justice issues. We will help you understand the inner workings and impacts of criminal behaviour and various responses to it, from environmental crime to terrorism, and how to use this understanding when making decisions within the criminal justice system.

Who should take this course

The program is designed for anyone who is interested in criminology, given that they meet the entry requirements for the program.


Bachelor of Criminology

Course content

This course is comprised of 24 credit points, including:

  • 12 core units
  • 12 elective units
  • 0-credit-point academic integrity unit.

About Course Provider

Deakin University aims to be a catalyst for positive change for the individuals and the communities it serves. This will be achieved by ensuring our teaching, research, partnerships and international programs are relevant, innovative and responsive. By pursuing these objectives, Deakin aspires to be recognised as Australia’s most progressive university.

Deakin University is proud to be recognised as an organisation that offers a friendly and supportive working environment. Our staff are committed to genuinely making a difference to thousands of people's lives by contributing to excellence in their education. We acknowledge the importance of providing a dynamic and diverse working environment and strive to offer variety in day-to-day roles as well as various career and professional development opportunities to assist staff to grow and progress their careers. Deakin University staff have the opportunity to interact with colleagues from a diverse range of cultures and professional backgrounds, all who share a common interest in lifelong learning. Furthermore, our staff enjoy the physical location and natural surrounds of our working environments, which they report as enhancing their job satisfaction.

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