Bachelor of Criminology with Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
Why choose honours?
Research-focused study in the sociology of crime and deviance will complement, contextualise and enrich your legal understandings.
This combination prepares you for rewarding careers in criminal law, government, commerce, industry, social welfare and community organisations. Adding honours will give you an edge in the crowd, particularly in roles involving research.
What will you do?
- Build high-level original research skills.
- Explore legal and criminological concepts, processes and methods.
- Develop deep discipline knowledge in a particular area of law.
- Access internship and placement opportunities.
- Undertake a major research project.
For more info
- Bachelor of Criminology
- Bachelor of Laws
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CRICOS 097919F Intake February and July
English Language Requirements
Australian Year 12 Successful completion of an Australian year 12 qualification with a minimum pass in an accepted English language subject English Tests accepted by the University of Adelaide IELTS Overall 7 Reading 6.6 Listening 6.5 Speaking 7 Writing 7 TOEFL Overall 94 Reading N/A Listening 20 Speaking 23 Writing 27 Pearsons Overall 65 Reading N/A Listening 58 Speaking 65 Writing 65 Cambridge Overall 185 Reading N/A Listening 176 Speaking 185 Writing 185 Qualifications that meet minimum English requirements A range of alternative qualifications may meet the University’s minimum English requirements
Academic Entry Requirements
Tertiary Qualifications The Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) double degree is not an entry program. Admission into the B.Criminology/B.Laws (Honours) double degree will be by application. Places will be limited and students with a GPA in the range 5.00-6.00 (depending on places available) will be invited in their penultimate year to apply for the program along with all other eligible Bachelor of Laws students. If accepted into the program, the B.Criminology/B.Laws program will be discontinued and the student admitted into the B.Criminology/B.Laws (Honours) program. All courses under the B.Criminology/B.Laws will be counted towards the B.Criminology/B.Laws(Honours) degree.
Fees and Scholarships
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Annual tuition feesCommonwealth-supported place
More information on Student Contribution Amounts.
Annual tuition fees International student place: $41,000
These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.
Example Study Plan
Indicative study plan Year 1 S1 CRIM 1001
S2 CRIM 1002
Crime, Control and Criminal Justice
Principles of Public Law
Year 2 S1 Criminology Closed Elective Level II GEOG 2132
Social Science Techniques II
S2 CRIM 2001
Surveillance, Deviance and Crime
Introductory Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
Year 3 S1 CRIM 2002
Culture, Communication and the Carnival of Crime
Criminology Closed Elective Level II LAW 2501
Australian Constitutional Law
Law Closed Elective S2
Criminology Closed Elective LAW 2504
Year 4 S1 LAW 6005
Honours Research and Writing
Dispute Resolution and Ethics (Hons)
S2 LAW 6006
Evidence and Advocacy (Hons)
Year 5 S1 Criminology Closed Elective Level III Law Closed
Law Closed Elective Law Closed Elective Current students, please see the Study Plan Templates
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Last updated: Saturday, 24 Aug 2019