The criminal justice system is becoming increasingly complex and the systems related to criminal justice are expanding to include more community, government and non-government organisations than ever before. The increase in the breadth of organisations working in a criminal justice context has highlighted the importance of management skills for people considering a management career in criminal justice.
This new degree in Criminal Justice Management from Federation University Australia is ideal for people who have a passion for and interest in developing and managing projects. You will develop an understanding of the criminal justice system, criminal justice agencies, victims and offenders and also the skills to undertake project and strategic management, communications, grant application writing, manage people and develop creative and innovative solutions to social and justice related problems.
Our graduates are job-ready through a work integrated learning program undertaken in the third year of the degree. Students experience criminal justice in the real-world with a placement that responds to real world issues.
A career in criminal justice is incredibly rewarding and there are a diverse range of careers available. Whether you’re working with people directly in the system or in a management role where you are managing a small team or project, you can play a role in influencing positive changes for individuals and the community.
- Case management officer
- Criminal intelligence analyst
- Government officer
- Industrial relations officer
- Law reform campaign officer
- Youth justice officer
- Court officer
- Policy analyst
- Policy officer
- Political advisor
- Project officer
- Youth worker
The career options for successful completion of the Bachelor of Criminal Justice Management include working in justice agencies, government departments and NGOs to design, develop, implement, and manage projects or lead small teams. Roles can include, grants officer, project officer, law reform and advocacy projects, Youth Justice, victims’ support agencies.
- Creativity and innovation
- Crime to punishment, processes and institutions
- Crime in contemporary contexts
- Management Principles
- Explanations of crime
- Crime prevention, reduction and control
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesManagement Studies Criminology Criminal Justice View 76 other Bachelors in Criminology in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- CRICOS code: 107023D
- Academic Entry Requirements: Successful completion of Australian Year 12, or overseas equivalent
- Year 12 applicants will be ranked based on their ATAR and ATAR Adjustment Factors – e.g. Special Entry Access Scheme (SEAS) and Subject Adjustments.
International24400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24400 AUD per year during 36 months.
National14630 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14630 AUD per year during 36 months.
- National: Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)
Living costs for Ballarat
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.