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General principles of criminal law (liability for offences, overview of party liability, inchoate offences and general defences).
CRJU202 is designed to provided BCJ students, not also studying for a Law degree, with a satisfactory level of knowledge and understanding of the principles of criminal law necessary for persons working in, or with, the criminal justice system.
A successful student will, by the end of the course, be able to: Demonstrate an understanding of the general principles of criminal law; Demonstrate an understanding of how these principles and features will be applied in individual cases; Engage in critical analysis of issues where the current law poses particular difficulties for individuals concerned with the criminal justice process and for criminal justice professionals.
This course will provide students with an opportunity to develop the Graduate Attributes specified below:
Critically competent in a core academic discipline of their award
Students know and can critically evaluate and, where applicable, apply this knowledge to topics/issues within their majoring subject.
Either CRJU150 or LAWS150
Students must attend one activity from each section.
The assessment may consist of a quiz, test and exam.The assessment will be confirmed in the first week of lectures.
Domestic fee $868.00
International fee $4,488.00
* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.
This course will not be offered if fewer than 20 people apply to enrol.
For further information see
Faculty of Law