Course details

Bachelor of Criminal Justice
Domestic tuition $6,031 per year
International tuition $24,300
NZQF Level 7

About the course

Graduates will have a good understanding of the New Zealand Criminal Justice process including: the agencies and organisations involved, including government and private agencies; the legal framework within which the criminal justice process operates and the key statutory provisions governing it; the principal theories of crime and criminality and the empirical data underpinning those theories; the principal issues of public policy surrounding the criminal justice system in New Zealand.

Entry requirements

A New Zealand university entrance qualification or equivalent.

About the provider

At the University of Canterbury you will get to enjoy the very best a university has to offer 'a world class learning environment, a vibrant campus and a great student lifestyle that's packed with opportunities.

You will gain hands-on experience in courses led by academics who are actively engaged in research and who are experts in their fields. The culture promotes active learning, where the vibrant community allows you to be who you are and do what you love.

UC's picturesque campus with modern teaching and research facilities is set in the heart of a city that has become a magnet for growth and innovation. Further afield lies a region packed with outdoor adventure, from the mountains to the sea.