GRIFFITH Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Open Universities Australia (OUA)

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree

This course is a broad-based social science degree examining crime, the criminal justice system and related social issues. All the specialised knowledge and skills necessary for a career in the highly demanding criminal justice system are taught in this course. This course focuses on the causes of crime and societys response to crime. It will provide a well-rounded perspective on the various arms of the justice system and the relationships between them. Students will graduate with a professional qualification in the field of Criminology and Criminal Justice.


  • 24 units: 8 units at first year level in Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • 4 compulsory Criminology and Criminal Justice units
  • 8 units from the Criminal Justice Major
  • 4 electives. At least 8 units must be Griffith University units, studied at second or third year level
  • 4 units in the degree must be at third year level
  • No more than 12 units at first year level.


  • Criminology and criminal justice

Standard entry requirements

There are no educational prerequisites, no limits on numbers and no requirements to attend lectures

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
Griffith OUA No information available No No information available

Related courses

Browse more courses
Is the information on this page correct? Request update
Enquire about this course
You must agree before submitting.
Related careers

Become a member

Already a member? Login Forgot password?

Join the conversation