Griffith University

Bachelor of Human Services/Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Griffith University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00233E

In this double degree, you will develop an understanding of the vital importance of human services within Australia's legal and social systems. You will be prepared for work in areas such as community development, welfare services and correctional services.You will learn from the latest research and from experts with strong links to the health sector, government and community. You will have the opportunity to use this knowledge to carry out supervised practice in a real-world human services setting in your final year professional practice placement.


  • Case Management for Human Service and Health Professionals
  • Community Practice Approaches
  • Conservatorium Ensemble Studies
  • Counselling Individuals and Families
  • Crime Prevention: Community and Development Approaches
  • Doing Criminology
  • Ethics and Professional Practice
  • Field Placement
  • First Peoples and Social Justice
  • Group Facilitation
  • Homicide
  • Human Services Processes
  • Human Services Structures
  • Influencing Policy and Legislation
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Introduction to Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • Introduction to Forensic Psychology
  • Introduction to Social Theory
  • Language and Communication for Health
  • Law Government and Justice
  • Lifespan Development
  • Police, Courts and Criminal Law
  • Professional Ethics and Corruption Prevention
  • Psychology of Crime
  • Race, Crime and Justice
  • Restorative Justice Practices
  • Social Science Research Methods
  • Sociology of Crime
  • Statistics for Social Research
  • Working in Organisations


Griffith University grants credit and recognition of prior learning which may relate to prior formal learning or prior informal and non-formal learning. For more information, please visit the following website: Credit transfer Griffith's innovative Credit Precedent Database allows you to find out what credit decisions have been made in the past. These precedents will give you an idea of what you can expect. View credit precedents for this program

Study information

CampusFeesMid year intakeAttendance
Gold Coast Campus International: $116,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
Logan Campus International: $116,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years
Mt Gravatt Campus International: $116,000 No
  • Full-time : 4 years
  • Part-time : 8 years

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