JST334 Case Management for Criminal Investigations. (8)

This subject deals with procedures and techniques involved with managing investigative activities and teams, particularly having regard to the relevant legal and organisational framework including organisational mission statements and objectives. It will introduce legal responsibilities of managers, relationships with key stakeholders, case management models, cost effectiveness, and resource allocation.

Subject Outlines
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No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2018.

Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject Information

Grading System



One session


Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security

Enrolment Restrictions

Diploma of Investigations course participants, or as approved by the Course Coordinator.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to demonstrate the ability to successfully handle management issues associated with investigations
  • be able to demonstrate an understanding of the legal and organisational responsibilities of investigation managers and case management systems
  • be able to demonstrate an understanding of the relationship of management and planning principles relating to investigation management.
  • be able to demonstrate an appreciation of the importance of principles of resource allocation, prioritysetting and costeffectiveness in the investigation management role
  • be able to demonstrate an apprecation of case management systems and plans


This subject will cover the following topics:
  • The legal framework applicable to investigation management.
  • Investigation management and operational issues.
  • The resolution of investigations for the investigation manager.


Current Students

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Prospective Students

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The information contained in the 2018 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: August 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.