Bachelor of Criminal Justice

BCJ

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Duration

3 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees

NZD $5,971

Based on 2018
estimate based on 120 points

Pathways

Pathways inlcude:

  • Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice
  • Master of Laws
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Duration

3 years full-time

Entry times

Semester 1 or 2 (February or July)

Fees

NZD $24,300

Based on 2018
estimate based on 120 points

Pathways

Pathways inlcude:

  • Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice
  • Master of Laws
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

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Overview

The Bachelor of Criminal Justice (BCJ) is unique in New Zealand, the first degree of its kind that combines multidisciplinary academic study with a strong vocational focus.

Criminal Justice studies take a 360-degree look at the whole criminal justice system and its processes, including governance, enforcement, rehabilitation and improvement. The degree draws together UC’s expertise in criminology, sociology, developmental and abnormal psychology, policing, criminal ?law and procedure, and human services.

Contact us

For assistance with planning your programme of study contact the Liaison Office (new students), or a School of Law Student Advisor (advancing students).

For more general information email info@canterbury.ac.nz or freephone 0800 VARSITY (827 748).

For the full degree requirements see the Regulations for the Bachelor of Criminal Justice. For more information on facilities, resources and staff see the College of Business and Law | Te Rāngai Umanga me te Ture.