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This online unit from Open Universities Australia and Griffith University encourages you to create a focused study on one issue regarding criminology and criminal justice. In the Individual Project unit, you will be encouraged to summarise your research using a series of different skills and empirical tools.
The unit will aid you in improving your research skills and train you in the best way to conduct independent research to successfully complete your own project work. It will guide you in finding sources, managing material and demonstrating your findings accurately. By completing this online unit, you will deepen your knowledge of a specialist area of criminology or criminal justice, and gain a broad overview of the Australian criminal justice system.
In order to enrol in this unit you must be accepted into one of the following courses:
In this Individual Project unit, you will develop an independent project.
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
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Completing the Individual Project unit will allow you to show future employers that you are capable of managing a project, and analysing and gathering data.
With the critical thinking, analytical and communication skills developed in this specialist unit, you could be employed in policing, corrections, family services, law, justice administration and policy, customs, mental and community health, local government, military services and criminal justice research organisations.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen, you may be eligible to receive a government FEE-HELP loan, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
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This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.