New Crime, Justice and Legal Studies major arrives at the Mildura Campus

It's exciting times ahead as La Trobe brings Crime, Justice and Legal Studies to the Mildura Campus in 2020. The new major series of subjects will form part of the Bachelor of Arts and can be coupled with any number of topics through the flexibility of the Arts program.

Students interested in law and criminology can now pursue their passion at our Mildura campus. The program offers a perspective on the nature, role and impact of law in society. Students will take a deep look into criminology and criminal justice leading to various disciplines. These include citizenship, the ‘rule of law’, human rights, social justice, law and development, crime and criminal justice, law and popular culture, the administration of law and many more.

At the end of the degree student career outcomes will be in many government departments include corrections and justice, working in areas like human rights, marketing, legal and social and welfare professions.

La Trobe University’s, Head of Campus, Dr Deb Neal said, “The introduction of Crime, Justice and Legal Studies is an exciting one as we have seen an increase in students wanting to study such topics as well as an increase in jobs with a demand for people with these skills. We are always excited to add something new to the Campus and look forward to commencing this new major next year”.

Applications for the course are now open with the course to start in March 2020. For more information please visit our website, book in online for a course advice appointment, or call the campus 03 5051 4000.


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