Bachelor of Forensic Science/Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

With this double degree combination, you will develop a broad understanding of how crime is managed in society. <h4> Forensic Science component</h4> You will learn about handling criminal casework in forensic biology and forensic chemistry. You will have the option to select one of two forensic science majors: Forensic Chemistry Forensic Molecular Biology <h4>Criminology and Criminal Justice component</h4> You will learn about trends in crime and investigate how crime can be prevented and reduced.

Subjects

  • Biological Systems
  • Chemistry 1A
  • Chemistry 1B
  • Criminology Skills
  • Doing Criminology
  • Forensic Evidence and the Expert Witness
  • Forensic Evidence Imaging and Documentation
  • Forensic Laboratory Accreditation and Quality Systems
  • Free-choice electives
  • Homicide
  • Human Biology
  • Introduction to Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Forensic Psychology
  • Language and Communication for Sciences
  • Law Government and Justice
  • Linear Algebra
  • Molecular Biology
  • Police, Courts and Criminal Law
  • Principles of Forensic Investigation
  • Psychology of Crime
  • Social Science Research Methods
  • Sociology of Crime
  • Statistics for Social Research
  • Understanding Social Problems

Recognition

Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: https://www.griffith.edu.au/apply/credit-transfer Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. https://app.griffith.edu.au/credit-precedent/credit_result.php?ngpc=1433&-SortField=Linked%20Institution%20Name&-noresultserror=error.html&-search View credit precedents for this program

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Nathan International: $137,813 No information available No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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