Associate Degree in Policing Practice

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Associate Degree in Policing Practice

Awards

The course includes the following awards:

Associate Degree in Policing Practice AssocDegPolicingPrac

Availability

Associate Degree in Policing Practice (1108PP)

On Campus - Goulburn
Online - Goulburn

Availability is subject to change, please verify prior to enrolment.

Normal Course Duration

Associate Degree in Policing Practice

Full-time: 2.0 years (or part-time equivalent)

Course duration is the effective time taken to complete a course when studied full-time (full-time equivalent duration). Students are advised to consult the Enrolment Pattern to determine length of study. Not all courses are offered in full-time mode.

Admission Criteria

CSU Admission Policy

CSU uses Academic Selection Criteria to assess applicants for entry into the Associate Degree in Policing Practice (ADPP) which applies to both applicants wishing to study full-time on campus and those choosing to study by distance education. 

The minimum academic entry standard for all applicants is successful completion of the University Certificate in Workforce Essentials (UCWE).

The total maximum academic score an applicant can achieve is 40 points which is a combination of the UCWE grade with other academic qualifications.

Academic eligibility is only one component contributing to an applicants progression into the eligibility pool, other components are assessed through the NSW Police Force recruitment process. The results in all components may determine how quickly an applicant gains admission to the course, as offers into the Associate Degree in Policing Practice will be made to the most competitive applicants.

Credit

CSU Credit Policy

8 credit points (PPP20C Practical Policing) are awarded at the completion of Session 5 recognising proficiency credit in operational policing.

Graduation Requirement

To graduate students must satisfactorily complete 128 points.

Course Structure

Students must complete the equivalent of 10 core subjects (120 points).

PPP20C Practical Policing (8) is awarded at the completion of Session 5 recognising proficiency credit in workplace learning.

Fulltime Session 1

PPP145 Law Policy & Procedure 1 (16)
PPP146 Investigative Practice 1 (12)
PPP147 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct & Values 1 (12)

Distance Session 1A

PPP152 Law Policy & Procedure 1A (8)
PPP153 Investigative Practice 1A (6)
PPP154 Communication and Police Professional standards, Conduct & Values 1 (6)

Distance Session 1B

PPP155 Law Policy & Procedure 1B (8)
PPP156 Investigative Practice 1B (6)
PPP157 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct & Values1B (6)

Session 2, (All students)

PPP148 Officer Safety (8)
PPP149 Law Policy & Procedure 2 (12)
PPP150 Investigative Practice 2 (8)
PPP151 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct & Values 2 (8)

Session 3, ( All students)

PPP233 Operational Policing 1 (12)

Session 4, ( All students)

PPP243 Operational Policing 2 (16)

Session 5, ( All students)

PPP253 Operational Policing 3 (16)

Enrolment Pattern

Full-time - on campus

Session 1

PPP145 Law Policy and Procedure 1 (16)
PPP146 Investigative Practice 1 (12)
PPP147 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct and Values 1 (12)

Session 2

PPP148 Officer Safety (8)
PPP149 Law Policy and Procedure 2 (12)
PPP150 Investigative Practice 2 (8)
PPP151 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct and Values 2 (8)

Session 3 (online)

PPP233 Operational Policing 1 (12)

Session 4 (online)

PPP243 Operational Policing 2 (16)

Session 5 (online)

PPP253 Operational Policing 3 (16)

Students undertaking Session 1 by distance education:

Session 1A

PPP152 Law Policy and Procedure 1A (8)
PPP153 Investigative Practice 1A (6)
PPP154 Communication and Police Professional standards, Conduct and Values 1 (6)

Session 1B

PPP155 Law Policy and Procedure 1B (8)
PPP156 Investigative Practice 1B (6)
PPP157 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct and Values1B (6)

Session 2 (full time - on campus)

PPP148 Officer Safety (8)
PPP149 Law Policy and Procedure 2 (12)
PPP150 Investigative Practice 2 (8)
PPP151 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct and Values 2 (8)

Session 3 (online)

PPP233 Operational Policing 1 (12)

Session 4 (online)

PPP243 Operational Policing 2 (16)

Session 5 (online)

PPP253 Operational Policing 3 (16)

Workplace Learning

Please note that the following subjects may contain a Workplace Learning component. Further details for Workplace Learning requirements are located via the subject page

PPP233 Operational Policing Practice 1
PPP243 Operational Policing Practice 2
PPP253 Operational Policing Practice 3

Residential School

Please note that the following subjects may contain a Residential School component. Further details of Residential School requirements are located via the subject page

PPP152 Law Policy & Procedure 1A
PPP153 Investigative Practice 1A
PPP154 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct and Values 1A
PPP155 Law Policy & Procedure 1B
PPP156 Investigative Practice 1B
PPP157 Communication and Police Professional Standards, Conduct and Values 1B

Enrolled students can find further information about CSU Residential Schools via at About Residential School

Contact

For further information about courses and subjects outlined in the CSU handbook please contact:

Current students

Future students

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: November 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.

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