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Undergraduate | GRF-CCJ201 | 2024

Developing Professionally 2

Continue on your pathway to a real career in criminology or the criminal justice system. You’ll delve into the employment process as you keep exploring your personal strengths and ethos. The professional workplace is just around the corner—so get ready!

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Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks

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Developing Professionally 2

About this subject

  • After successfully completing this course you should be able to:

    1. Participate in a range of activities necessary in applying for and pursuing different jobs or professional positions at a range of institutions, agencies, and organizations which you may choose to enter.
    2. Reflect on the relationship between theories of crime and philosophies of punishment and the extent to which they shape criminal justice public policy.
    3. Articulate how your personal values, culture, and beliefs have influenced your understanding of criminal and social justice.
    4. Create, present, and articulate your own Professional Practice Framework (PPF)

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • GRF-CCJ307 (Not currently available)


Level 2 subjects normally assume a moderate level of prior knowledge in this area, eg from studying related Level 1 subjects or other relevant experience.
Students who have completed more than 2 OUA units (GPA 4.0+) and are planning on completing the Bachelor of Criminology and Criminal Justice are strongly encouraged to enrol in the degree. Part of this process will involve registering your study plan with Griffith University, which will help to ensure that you are studying the required units.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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