Courses & Units

Policing Practices HSP214

Introduction

This unit examines major issues concerning contemporary policing practices including such topics as policing diversity, policing public order and dissent, policing illicit drug use, policing domestic violence, and the militarisation of policing. Crime management strategies and forensic practices will also be examined. Case material will be drawn from Australian, British and American practices.

Summary

Unit name Policing Practices
Unit code HSP214
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Discipline Politics and International Relations
Coordinator

Dr Isabelle Bartkowiak-Theron

Teaching staff

 Dr Isabelle Bartkowiak-Theron

Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 091105

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

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Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

HSP314

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Regular online study notes, topic schedule, presentations, videos, online discussion forums

Assessment
  1. Online participation    20%     
  2. Alternative policing response 1500 words   30%         
  3. Major essay 2000 words      50%
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Textbooks

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