Western Sydney University

Bachelor of Criminology

Western Sydney University
Institution rating
4.1
Duration
From 3 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
On-campus
Next start date
July

Why study this course

  • Gain the skills and knowledge to pursue a career as a Police Officer, Correctional Officer or a role within community or youth work.
  • Learn specialist knowledge and skills in the criminology field that can be applied within the workforce.
  • Develop hands-on experience through a realistic crime scene within a world-class learning facility.

Career Insights from SEEK

of students felt this course had a positive impact on their career.
100%
Roles related to this course: Police Officer, Paralegal, Legal Secretary, and Law Clerk.

Entry requirements

Year 12 (senior secondary certificate)

Where is this course offered?

Available campuses

  • Liverpool City
  • Penrith

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

Visit Western Sydney 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 Western Sydney 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, Western Sydney 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 Western Sydney 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
$70k229
Paralegal
$60k816
Legal Secretary
$70k608
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What are students saying?

Bachelor of Criminology
Western Sydney University
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Published Jul 2018
Bachelor of CriminologyWestern Sydney University
Graduation date2018
Study modeOn-campus
Student review
Studying Criminology has taught me transferrable skills such as being able to critically analyse complex issues and demonstrating integrity and personal resilience to critically engage in argumentation and discuss research, with a sound understanding of the best ethical practice
The student would recommend this course to a friend, colleague or relative
This course had a positive impact on the student’s career
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.0
Assistance to help you find a job
4.0
Balance between theory and practical work
5.0
Transparency of course fees
4.0
Quality of teachers and academic support
5.0
Quality of online study portal
N/A
Course content compared to what was expected
5.0
Current and industry-relevant content
5.0

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Find out more about this course

Bachelor of Criminology

You may wish to discuss the following with Western Sydney 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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