Courses & Units

Advanced Policing Practices HSP402

Hobart

Note:

Students in the Public Sector Leadership & Management specialisation of R4C Bachelor of Arts with Professional Honours will enrol in this unit as the second part of the Inspectors.

Please enquire at:

DPFEM: dpfem.enquiries@utas.edu.au

Conventional Students: UConnect

Introduction

This unit involves supervised advanced study on a topic concerning contemporary policing practices selected by the student in consultation with an appropriate staff member. Students must seek the approval of the Police Studies Coordinator prior to enrolling in this unit.

Summary

Unit name Advanced Policing Practices
Unit code HSP402
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Discipline Policing and Emergency Management
Coordinator

Teaching staff

James Dwyer

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 Off-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 24/2/2020 23/3/2020 13/4/2020 31/5/2020
Semester 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

A fee waiver applies to students who study this unit as part of a Faculty approved police cohort in R4C Bachelor of Arts - Professional Honours in Public Sector Leadership Management in 2020.

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $1,671.00 2020: $4,216.00 090100

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

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

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

HSP405

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

DPFEM in-house residential and online.

Conventional Students: Intensive directed study involving weekly contact with supervisor (13 wks).

Assessment

DPFEM Students: 

  1. Scenario response essay 50%
  2. Desktop/Hypothetical: Hurdle Task (required to pass unit, but unweighted)
  3. Critical Incident Management: Hurdle Task (required to pass unit, but unweighted)
  4. Critical analysis of police response 50%
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Textbooks

Required

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Recommended

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