Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00120C

This program addresses the causes, politics and management of criminality from a range of disciplinary perspectives. Students will develop an understanding of a range of issues in contemporary criminology including definitions and representations of crime, victimisation, policing, the criminal justice system, transnational crime, and restorative justice. It draws attention to the social dimensions of crime and deviancy and assesses the effectiveness and implications of crime control measures. An internship opportunity is available with the Australian National Internships Program.


144 units including: 84 units from a selection of compulsory courses, 12 units from a selection of courses including an internship opportunity, 48 units from electives in the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences or any other College.


  • Criminology

Standard entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Canberra International: $117,270
  • ATAR: 80

Further information

This program can also be incorporated into a double degree through the Flexible Double - Arts, Social Sciences group or Flexible Double - Law group. This program can also be incorporated into a Flexible Vertical Double Degree - Postgraduate business, humanities and social sciences group and Postgraduate law group.

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