BH060 - Bachelor of Justice and Criminology (Honours)

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RMIT program code: BH060
Plan name: Bachelor of Justice and Criminology (Honours)
Plan code: BH060P16
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 055811K

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

For students who commence their study in this program from 1 January 2016 onwards, your mark in all courses in which you enrol in this program will be included in the weighted average mark that will determine the honours level of your award once you have completed the program.

  Year One of Program

For more information about the weighted average mark, please click here

To graduate you must complete the following:

You are required to complete a total of 96 credit points. You must follow the program structure as shown below. If you do not successfully complete a course or you have taken a leave of absence, then you are strongly advised to contact your Program Manager for academic advice. Your individual circumstances will be considered and an individual study plan can be developed, aligning with University policies and procedures.

If you are unsure about your enrolment, please contact your Program Manager for enrolment advice.

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Year One of Program

If you are a commencing (new) full time student in Semester 1, 2019 your enrolment should be: 

Semester 1:

  • Research Strategies (Honours) - HUSO1222
  • Critical Readings in Justice and Criminology - JUST2338
  • Honours Thesis Part A - HUSO2374 (24 credit points)

Semester 2:

  • Engaged in Research - HUSO2313
  • Honours Thesis Part B - HUSO2375 (36 credit points)


If you are a student who commenced mid-year Semester 2, 2018, your enrolment should be: 

First Semester (Semester 2, 2018):

  • Research Strategies (Honours) - HUSO1222
  • Engaged in Research - HUSO2313
  • Honours Thesis Part A - HUSO2374 (24 credit points)

Second Semester (Semester 1, 2019):

  • Critical Readings in Justice and Criminology - JUST2338
  • Honours Thesis Part B - HUSO2375 (36 credit points)


NB: all courses except JUST2338 Critical Readings in Justice and Criminology are offered in both semesters, please only enrol into each course once.


Mode of Learning: some of the courses are offered with a blended mode of delivery whereby lessons are delivered in both online and face to face methods. Please refer to the course details for more information.


Please ensure you only complete 48 credit points per semester if you are a full time student.  

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code


Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Strategies (Honours)12YesHUSO1222City Campus2634 (FF)2589 (FF)
Engaged in Research12YesHUSO2313City Campus2594 (FF)
Critical Readings in Justice and Criminology12YesJUST2338City Campus2322 (FF)
Honours Thesis Part A24YesHUSO2374City Campus2642 (FF)2596 (FF)
Honours Thesis Part B36YesHUSO2375City Campus2643 (FF)2597 (FF)

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

Program Manager:

Larissa Sandy
+61 3  9925 3773 
Building 37, Level 4, Room 12B


Administrative Enquiries:

RMIT Connect Student Portal -

School of Global, Urban and Social Studies
Building 37, Level 3, Room 11
411 Swanston Street, Melbourne, 3000


Please go to the Class timetables web page to access timetabling information.


Material fees

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For more information about enrolment at RMIT University, please go to the Enrolment home page.

*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.


For more information about other RMIT University policies, please go to the Policies web site.

Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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