Study crime and its causes to work in law enforcement or prevention programs.

International students can study justice models, and gain knowledge in the social and environmental causes of criminal behaviour.

Bachelor of Criminal Justice
Gain in-depth knowledge of our justice systems and a holistic approach to community justice with the Bachelor of Criminal Justice.

2020: A$11,600*
* fee per semester

2020: February, July
Footscray Park
3 years
Bachelor of Criminology

Develop the legal and social understanding to solve real problems in the community with VU's Bachelor of Criminology.


2020: A$13,000*
* fee per semester

2020: Semester 2 2021: Semester 1, Semester 2
City Queen
3 years

English for Academic Purposes (EAP)
EAP is a university and TAFE preparation course. It is designed for students with upper intermediate to advanced levels of English who want to gain admission to an Australian TAFE, undergraduate or postgraduate course.
City Flinders
1000 hours

At Victoria University (VU), we want you to follow your passion and excel in the industry you've always dreamed of.

We're one of Australia's most industry-connected institutions, and are one of the top 2% of universities in the world.

You'll learn from leading industry professionals who combine theory with practice to prepare you for your career from day one.


Depending on your area of study, your qualification will be recognised in areas including:

  • police work and law enforcement
  • community legal settings
  • security and intelligence organisations
  • corrections
  • community courts
  • youth justice
  • community services.

Possible job titles include:

  • police officer or correctional officer
  • customs or border-force officer
  • public service administrator
  • court administrator
  • corrections worker
  • community justice worker.

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