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Postgraduate | GRF-CCJ747 | 2024

Individual Project

Course information for 2024 intake

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Combine your criminological knowledge and research skills into your individual project. You’ll define a complex crime or criminal justice problem, then develop and implement a project design, and write up your research report.

Study method
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Start dates
4 Mar 2024,
15 July 2024,
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
13 weeks

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Individual Project

About this subject

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

    1. Integrate criminological knowledge and research skills to a practical research problem
    2. Critically investigate and analyse a complex crime or criminal justice problem
    3. Reflect on their processes and problems involved in conducting applied research
    4. Demonstrate an ability to work independently and collaboratively

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:


  • GRF-MCJ-MAS-2024 - Master of Criminology and Criminal Justice
  • GRF-FMH-MAS-2024 - Master of Forensic Mental Health

Prior study

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

one of

and one of


Students working towards the Master of CCJ must complete all of the above subjects before enrolling into CCJ747. Students must also have 80 CP towards their degree to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.25 EFTSL

This is in the range of 20 to 24 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.

Related degrees

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

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Master of Forensic Mental Health