Course Title: Formulate and Apply Crime Prevention Strategies

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term2 2010

Course Code: JUST5151

Course Title: Formulate and Apply Crime Prevention Strategies

School: 365T Global Studies, Soc Sci & Plng

Campus: City Campus

Program: C6077 - Advanced Diploma of Justice

Course Contact : Georgy Dumas

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254203

Course Contact

Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Nominal Hours: 54

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Pre-requisites and Co-requisites

VBQU367 Work in a Legal Environment
VBQU368 Apply Investigative Processes in a Justice Environment
VBQU391 Criminology

Course Description

This course supports the attainment of skills and knowledge required for job roles that involve planning and developing approaches to identifying and developing strategies to prevent crime.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

National Element Code & Title:

VBQU382 Formulate and Apply Crime Prevention Strategies

Learning Outcomes

See Elements.

Details of Learning Activities

Students will participate in a variety of teaching methods including: lectures, tutorials, class discussion, seminar presentations, group/individual work on projects, audio-visual presentations, field excursions where applicable, on site visits, and interaction with individuals and groups within the criminal justice area

Teaching Schedule

Weekly 3 hour classes from the week commencing 12 July until the end of October. There will be a one week semester break in the first week of September.

Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


Other Resources


Overview of Assessment

Assessment methods include: research assignments, field trips, class presentations, project work.

Assessment Tasks


Assessment Matrix


Other Information


Course Overview: Access Course Overview