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Victimology: Victims, Justice and the Law

Undergraduate | LTU-LST2VIC | 2024

Study method
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Entry requirements
Part of a degree
12 weeks
Start dates
4 Mar 2024

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Victimology: Victims, Justice and the Law

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Identify and examine key trends and issues in victimology.
    2. Identify and explain the key elements of different theoretical approaches within victimology
    3. Produce a research essay that demonstrates an interdisciplinary approach to analysing a topic of relevance to victimology
    4. Work within a team to prepare and deliver a tutorial presentation on a topic of relevance to victimology

Entry requirements

Part of a degree

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


  • LAT-ART-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Arts
  • LAT-BUS-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Business
  • LAT-PYS-DEG-2024 - Bachelor of Psychological Science


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 30 credit points of Level one subjects
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed LST3VIC (Victimology: Victims, Justice and The Law) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

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.

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Related degrees

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

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Bachelor of Arts

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Bachelor of Business

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Bachelor of Psychological Science

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