Offering suspended from Semester 2 2011 until futher notice.
These course rules and specifications apply to students commencing thecourse in 2010 For students who commenced prior to 2010, the applicable course rules are those from the year of commencement. i.e. students who commenced in 2006 should refer to the 2006 Handbook.
Students undertaking the Master in Criminology and Corrections are required to complete coursework units totalling 100% plus a research thesis weighted at 50%.
Entry to the Master of Criminology and Corrections is on the basis of completion of a Bachelor Degree or successful completion of the requirements for the Graduate Diploma of Criminology and Corrections or equivalent education as deemed appropriate by the Faculty of Arts. Candidates whose employment and educational experience indicates a level of knowledge and skill deemed by the Faculty of Arts to be sufficient to complete the course satisfactorily may be deemed eligible for admission.
Credit Transfer and Articulation
Students who terminate their studies after completing 100% of the coursework units (including the core units) are eligible to achieve the Graduate Diploma of Criminology and Corrections. Students who terminate their studies after completing 50% of coursework units (including the core units) are eligible to achieve the Graduate Certificate in Criminology and Corrections. Students who complete the Master of Criminology and Corrections at a sufficiently high level and who show an affinity for research will be encouraged to consider progression to a research higher degree.
Fees for domestic students are based on individual unit selections. Please refer to the fees section of each unit description to work out an indicative annual cost.
International students should refer to the International Students course fees page to get an indicative course cost.
For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.