The School of Law and Justice brings together the essential law, criminology and justice disciplines, offering a wide range of courses in Law, Criminology and Justice, Criminology and Juvenile Justice and Forensic Investigation.
Our vision is to lead in law, criminology and justice education and research; developing leaders of our communities.
The School has a strong research culture with particular expertise in criminology, policing and judicial administration.
The School of Law and Justice is passionate about undertaking research into law and justice related issues within the community. A sample of projects can be seen below:
Anu Kothapalli's passion for social justice and commitment to volunteering has won her a prestigious prize from WA's legal community.
Plans to merge Australia's three federal courts will save $6 million but ECU's Professor Anne Wallace asks how vulnerable families dealing with domestic violence, child abuse, mental illness and drug addiction will be affected by the change.
Putting his studies into practice in real life situations has helped ECU law student Dave Endersby come out on top in an international law competition in Hong Kong.