Bachelor of Criminology with Bachelor of Laws (Honours) Mid-Year Entry

Degree Type Double Degree
Duration 4.5 years full-time
or part-time equiv.
SATAC Code N/A
CRICOS 097919F

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
  • Entry Requirements

    For those who are based in Adelaide, we will be offering a blended delivery mode that combines face-to-face with remote learning in as many courses as possible, taking into consideration social distancing and hygiene. All lectures will continue to be delivered online for the remainder of the year, with some exceptions.

    For our students who are studying offshore for the remainder of the 2020 Academic Year, the University will continue to offer high-quality access to the learning resources remotely. This includes all lectures, tutorials and other support material. Students will be advised in advance if there are course components that cannot be provided in remote mode and, wherever possible, offered alternative courses.

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    Domestic applicants

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    Admissions information

    SATAC Code www.satac.edu.au
    Enquiries Future Students team

    Selection Criteria
    How to Apply
    Apply through SATAC: www.satac.edu.au


    International applicants

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    CRICOS 097919F
    Intake February and July
    Selection Criteria
    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
    Pearson Overall 65 Reading N/A Listening 58 Speaking 65 Writing 65
    C1 Advanced 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
    More Information
    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.
    How to Apply
  • Fees and Scholarships

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    Domestic applicants

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    Indicative annual tuition fees
    Commonwealth-supported place: $7,240

    More information on Student Contribution Amounts.

    International applicants

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    Indicative annual tuition fees (24 units) International student place: $41,000

    Scholarships

    These scholarships, as well as many others funded by industry and non-profit organisations, are available to potential and currently enrolled students.

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  • Careers

    Potential careers

    Juris Doctor, Police Officer, Coroner, Corrections officer, Counsellor, Court Officer, Crime Analyst, Criminologist, Fraud investigator, Intelligence Officer, Judicial Associate, Parole Officer, Policy Adviser, Correctional Officer, Project Manager, Project Officer, Data Analyst, Security Practitioner, Social Planner, Social Researcher, Social Worker, Federal Police Officer, ...

  • Degree Structure

    Example Study Plan

    Study plans are available from the Faculty of Arts website.
  • Further Information

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Last updated: Monday, 25 May 2020