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Transnational Crime

Undergraduate | MAQ-PICX3001 | 2024

Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
14 July 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
22 July 2024

Price from

$2,065

Upfront cost

$0

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

Transnational Crime

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this subject, you will be able to:                     

    1. Identify and synthesise global and strategic issues drawing on knowledge from criminology, law and sociology
    2. Assemble and critique scholarly literature in criminology
    3. Evaluate and assess existing government policy (local and foreign) regarding a topic of global and strategic significance
    4. Propose and effectively communicate an alternative policy response to a topic of global and strategic significance

Entry requirements

Prior study

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

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or enrol in the following subject(s) to study at the same time or prior to this subject:

Others

Pre-requisite
50cp at 2000 level or above
Co-requisite
PICX3020 or SOC311 or SOCI3085

Additional requirements

  • Other requirements -

    Students who have an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion under Macquarie University's Academic Progression Policy are not permitted to enrol in OUA units offered by Macquarie University. Students with an Academic Standing of Suspension or Exclusion who have enrolled in units through OUA will be withdrawn.

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.

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