Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Justice and Law Enforcement not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Holders of this graduate diploma will have acquired the attitudes, skills and knowledge to be employed professionally or to gain promotion within the criminal justice sector. They will be empowered to analyze key aspects of criminal justice and to provide solutions to complex problems. They will be biculturally confident and competent, able to work independently or as part of a team and able to communicate effectively.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Society and Culture at this level can earn:


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Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999

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