• Offered by Centre for Aboriginal Economic Policy Research
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Criminology
  • Areas of interest Criminology
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Kelly Hine
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
    Second Semester 2018
    See Future Offerings

This course offers students an opportunity for the advanced study of a special topic in crime, criminology, or criminal justice practice . The course content will vary from year to year in response to new and emerging theoretical and practical issues in the field. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. Source and evaluate information and data about criminology in Australia.
  2. Explain key theoretical and practical issues in criminology in written and/or oral form, at a level consistent with the expectations of the discipline.
  3. Use criminological theory and understanding to interpret and apply the material covered in the course.
 

Indicative Assessment

Tutorial and Wattle participation (10%) [learning outcomes 1, 2, 3]
Individual assessment tasks to a total of 4500 words or equivalent, which may include an examination and/or oral presentation (90%) [learning outcomes 1, 2, 3]

 

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Workload

Students are expected to complete 130 hours of study for this course, which includes 36 hours of contact and 94 hours of independent learning. Contact hours will be delivered as either:
a) a two (2) hour lecture and one (1) hour tutorial each week for 12 weeks; or
b) 36 hours of lectures and tutorials taught intensively.

 

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed 6 units of 1000-level Criminology (CRIM) or Sociology (SOCY) courses; or with permission from the convener.

Prescribed Texts

All readings and texts required for this course will be posted on the course Wattle site.
 

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $2820
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4320
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Policing
5023 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Targeted Violence
10300 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person

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