Policing and Public Safety, Bachelor | Online (optional) | Charles Sturt University | Port Macquarie, Australia
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Policing and Public Safety

36 months
Duration
23680 AUD/year
14279 AUD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Think policing, think the Bachelor of Policing and Public Safety from Charles Sturt University. It's your opportunity to prepare for a career in a dynamic and exciting profession. This degree is available online and on campus and has been designed in collaboration with the police to provide a solid foundation of knowledge and skills for those wishing to enter this constantly evolving field.  

Overview

The Bachelor of Policing and Public Safety is taught by experienced academics with backgrounds in areas such as policing, corrections, law, and social work, bringing diversity to your studies. The course is available online or on campus, and our faculty staff are leaders in their fields and have significant practical experience and academic expertise. Many have also had successful policing careers.

You'll graduate with a strong foundation in the practical application of skills and knowledge directly relevant to policing /law enforcement. During your degree you will study the following topics: investigation, intelligence, organised crime, interviewing, terrorism awareness and emergency management, to name just a few. You'll develop skills in Indigenous cultural competence and critical thinking, enabling you to work effectively and communicate with the diversity of people who make up our communities.

Career opportunities  

While Charles Sturt University's Bachelor of Policing and Public Safety course is policing/law enforcement focused, it can also prepare you to work in related fields, such as corrections, probation and parole, and juvenile and social justice.

  • Embark on a rewarding career in policing in either state or federal jurisdictions.
  • Work in probation and parole or juvenile justice.
  • Put your skills to work in criminal and social justice research and policy.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Criminal Justice in Society
  • Criminal Law in Context
  • Young People and Crime
  • Criminology: History and Theory 
  • Advanced Studies in Policing
  • Indigenous Communities, Criminal Justice and Policing
  • Investigative Interviewing
  • Punishment and the State
  • Gender and Crime
  • Criminal Justice Studies with an International Context
  • Human Rights and Social Justice
  • Drugs, Crime and Society
  • Mental Health and Mental Disorder

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

192 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 103014D  

  • A completed High School Certificate (or equivalent) with an ATAR of 55 (including adjustment factors), OR
  • Successful study at University level of at least two subjects in any area, provided the subjects are full university level, OR
  • A completed Vocational Education and Training (VET) Certificate III or higher, studied at a TAFE or Registered Training Organisation (RTO) - or equivalent, OR
  • A completed Tertiary Preparation Certificate (TPC) or bridging program studied at a TAFE, Registered Training Organisation (RTO) or University - or equivalent, OR
  • Partial completion of a Vocational Education and Training (VET) Diploma, of at least 50% from a TAFE or Registered Training Organisation (RTO) - or equivalent, OR 
  • Work experience of at least two years full time or equivalent, in a related industry to the course, such as law enforcement, human services, corrections or justice administration, demonstrated by a detailed resume.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23680 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23680 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    14279 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14279 AUD per year during 36 months.
  • Domestic students: Commonwealth supported place

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Scholarships Information

Below you will find Bachelor's scholarship opportunities for Policing and Public Safety.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Australia / Merit-based
SRC Wagga Student Support Scholarship
2000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
CSU give Sport Scholarship
3275 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
CSU Rugby Alumni Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
CSU give - Work Placement Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
04 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Sam Phillips Memorial Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
CSU Refugee and Asylum Seeker Scholarship
Various benefits
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Need-based
CSU Foundation International Student Scholarship
5000 AUD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
International student support scholarship
Various benefits
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Murray High School Scholarship
5000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Blair Milan Memorial Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
Blair Milan Memorial Major Work/Original Work Prize
7000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
Wagga Wagga Staff Social Club Scholarship
5000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
CSU Foundation Refugee Scholarship
20000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Dr Doug Stace Scholarship
5000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Charles Sturt University Foundation Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Mitchell Emeritus Club
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
CSUgive - Geoff Honey Memorial Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
St Martins College Helen and James Faulks Scholarship
2000 AUD
Grant
10 Jan 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
CSU give Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
Tim Durick Memorial Scholarship
2200 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Barry Bennett Memorial Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Need-based
Bathurst (Mitchell) Student Representative Committee Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Charles Sturt University Foundation Accommodation Scholarship
5000 AUD
Grant
10 Jan 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
St Martins College Academic Scholarship
2500 AUD
Grant
10 Jan 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
Charles Sturt Campus Services Financial Assistance Scholarships
5000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia / Merit-based
CSU Alumnigive Scholarship
3000 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
Ann Gwynn-Jones Memorial Scholarship
1500 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Australia
Hastings Co-op Scholarship
1500 AUD
Grant
02 Feb 2023
Deadline

Charles Sturt University
Wagga Wagga, Australia
226 countries
Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program
10000 USD
Grant
06 Feb 2023
Deadline

Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE)
226 countries / Need-based
Grants of the Leopold Figl Foundation for students with residence in Lower Austria
Various benefits
Grant
31 Oct 2022
Deadline

Leopold Figl Foundation
Australia
Federation University - MACC Scholarship
5000 AUD
Grant
05 May 2023
Deadline

The Malaysian Australian Alumni Council (The MAAC)
2 countries / Merit-based
Veterans’ Fund Undergraduate Scholarships
40000 AUD
Grant
30 Sep 2023
Deadline

American Australian Association (AAA)
225 countries / Merit-based
Education Future International Scholarship
200000 INR
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Education Future
Australia / Merit-based
International MVC Scholarship
2000 AUD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Meridian Vocational College
226 countries
BeArt-Presets Academic Scholarship Program
5000 USD
Grant
01 Apr 2023
Deadline

BeArt-Presets
226 countries
Fulbright U.S. Student Program, 2022
Various benefits
Grant
11 Oct 2022
Deadline

U.S. government
Australia / Merit-based
MVC Access Scholarships
1000 AUD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Meridian Vocational College
Australia / Merit-based
Australia Awards Scholarships
Various benefits
Grant
29 Apr 2022
Deadline

Australian Government
Australia / Merit-based
MVC Young Chef’s Club Award
2000 AUD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Meridian Vocational College
2 countries / Merit-based
Veterans’ Fund Indigenous Scholarships
40000 AUD
Grant
30 Sep 2023
Deadline

American Australian Association (AAA)
Australia / Merit-based
MVC Vocational Education scholarships
2000 AUD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

Meridian Vocational College
Australia / Merit-based
John Hall Rowing Scholarship
10000 AUD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

US Federal Government
Australia / Merit-based
Federation University Australia Staff Scholarship TAFE
1000 USD
Grant
03 Mar 2023
Deadline

Federation University Australia
30 countries
The Smooth Movers Scholarship
1000 USD
Grant
30 Nov 2022
Deadline

The Smooth Movers
226 countries
ServiceScape Scholarship
1000 USD
Grant
30 Nov 2022
Deadline

ServiceScape
Australia / Need-based
Australia Awards Scholarships
Various benefits
Grant
29 Apr 2022
Deadline

Australian Government - Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
226 countries
ACES Scholarships
3500 USD
Grant
15 Nov 2022
Deadline

ACES Education Fund
Australia / Merit-based
SCHOLARSHIP 2022
4000 AUD
Grant
20 Nov 2022
Deadline

VisaEnvoy
Worldwide / Merit-based
Pinsky Law New Venture Development Scholarship
Various benefits
Grant
30 Dec 2023
Deadline

Worldwide / Merit-based
Fighting Bullying With Technology
1000 USD
Grant
14 Aug 2023
Deadline

Worldwide
Study abroad Scholarship - Collect
10000 SEK
Grant
31 May 2023
Deadline

Worldwide / Merit-based
iVisa Annual Scholarship
1500 USD
Grant
14 May 2023
Deadline

Worldwide
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
1500 USD
Grant
30 Mar 2023
Deadline

Worldwide
Anonymous Hope Fund
3000 USD
Grant
Not specified
Deadline

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