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Master of Criminal Justice by Research
This course structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.
This course comprises two years of full-time study or the part-time equivalent. The program includes two stages.
Stage 1 requires the completion of 120 credit points (6 units), consisting of units in research methodologies as well as the state of knowledge and research activity in Criminal Justice, plus two thesis preparation units.
|CRI5603||Pivotal Issues in Criminology and Justice||15|
|MKT5704||Qualitative Research Methods||15|
|LAJ5200||Thesis Preparation A||30|
|CRI5602||Justice Policy Development and Evaluation||15|
|MKT5705||Quantitative Research Methods||15|
|LAJ5201||Thesis Preparation B||30|
Students complete a thesis in an area of study which has been identified during thesis preparation in discussion with the course coordinator and their supervisor. The thesis component of this course is entirely research based and is equivalent to one year of full-time study. Each semester students will enrol in the research thesis unit at 50 or 100% of full-time enrolment. Students are required to continue re-enrolling in the thesis unit each semester until the thesis is submitted for examination.