Deakin University

Bachelor of Criminology

Deakin University
Institution rating
4.3
Duration
3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online, On-campus
Next start date
November

Why study this course

  • Choose between full-time or part-time study with the Bachelor of Criminology
  • Learn to engage in debates concerning crime and justice issues
  • Make the most of Deakin's trimester system and significantly fast-track your studies

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
50%
Roles related to this course: Police Officer, Paralegal, Legal Secretary, and Law Clerk.

Entry requirements

  • ATAR minimum of 50 with a score of 25 or above in English; OR
  • Successful completion of a Certificate IV OR Diploma; OR
  • 50% completion of a Diploma in a related discipline; OR
  • Successful completion of at least two Deakin University units (or equivalent)

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Burwood
  • Waurn Ponds
Online study also available

The course duration and available study modes can vary depending on the campus.

Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about your study options.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, Deakin University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit Deakin University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Career Insights

SEEK users who hold a Bachelor of Criminology have been employed in these roles:

Related rolesJob satisfactionMost common salaryJobs on SEEK
Police Officer
$70k203
Paralegal
$60k737
Legal Secretary
$70k544
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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Criminology
Deakin University
3.7
(7 reviews)
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Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of CriminologyDeakin University
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
The course was very straightforward and the teachers make it enjoyable and fun to learn. The people are great and the assessments are not too difficult. Overall, I think i have had an amazing study period and highly recommend it for anyone who is unsure of what they want to do.
Response from Deakin University
Enjoyable and worthwhile sounds like a fantastic experience! Thanks so much for providing your feedback on your time with us at Deakin.
Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of CriminologyDeakin University
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeBlended
Student review
Very knowledgeable lectures and great class discussions and debates. Classes are relevant to the assignments which is good :)
Response from Deakin University
We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed the robust debate and discussions during your time at Deakin. Thanks for the kind words.
Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of CriminologyDeakin University
Graduation dateN/A
Study modeBlended
Student review
Good overall course, a large range of units to focus on chosen areas
Response from Deakin University
We're glad you enjoyed the course. Thanks for taking time to provide this feedback.

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Find out more about this course

Bachelor of Criminology

You may wish to discuss the following with Deakin University:

  • Course price
  • Study options available at your campus
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Bachelor of Criminology

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