This Applied Criminology Subject seeks to address a series of contemporary and emerging issues in criminology and criminal justice. Various aspects of the criminal justice system (CJS), both in Australia and internationally, along with the broader socio-political context in which the systems operate, will be considered.The subject further seeks to extend upper level student knowledge of criminology and criminal justice to contemporary and emerging domestic and international issues relevant to professional practice, focussing on the most cutting edge innovations in the field. Students will be exposed to a range of contemporary and emerging issues in crime and justice in which the impact on private individuals, communities, corporate entities, government, law enforcement agencies, regulatory agencies and the criminal justice system will be examined. Students will apply theoretical and practical approaches in considering issues such as modern slavery, Trafficking in Cultural Property, Risk Screening and Creative Corrections.
No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2021.
Centre for Law and Justice
Any Level 2 JST subject
The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2021. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.