Law, Crime and Justice (1003CCJ)

This course introduces students to law, government, and criminal justice in Australia. It explores how laws are made, the influence of politics on law reform, the role of the media, protections for human rights, and the elements of criminal responsibility. It considers the historical treatment of First Nations peoples in Australia's legal system and the role that law plays in promoting justice and accountability. This knowledge provides a foundation for further study on criminal law and justice systems. Prior Assumed: NIL Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatible: CCJ13 Law Government and Justice

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Arrangements apply

New students (Non-grandfathered students)
Band 4

Grandfathered students
Band 2A

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 1Mt Gravatt Trimester 1Online Trimester 1Online Trimester 3

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Seminar
Seminar (10113) Full Tuesday 10:30 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G16 1.14
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Seminar (10112) Open Tuesday 09:00 - 10:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G16 1.14
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Seminar (10111) Monday 09:30 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G40 4.111
Griffith Health Centre
Gold Coast Campus
Seminar (10110) Open Monday 15:00 - 16:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G39 1.13
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Seminar (10109) Monday 13:30 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G39 1.19
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Seminar (10108) Monday 12:00 - 13:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G39 1.19
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (17166) Open Weeks 1 - 4, Mid-Trimester Break, 5 - Exam week Course attendance and other requirements will be provided via Course Profile and/or Learning@Griffith.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
14 March 2022
Last date to add a course
27 March 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
10 April 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
15 May 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Seminar
Seminar (10121) Open Thursday 13:00 - 14:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M10 2.23
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Seminar (10120) Thursday 10:30 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.01
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Seminar (10118) Open Thursday 08:00 - 09:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M10 4.12
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Seminar (10117) Open Thursday 14:30 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Seminar (10116) Thursday 13:00 - 14:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Seminar (10115) Full Thursday 10:30 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.02
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Seminar (10114) Open Thursday 09:00 - 10:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.02
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 November 2021
Last date to add a course
21 November 2021
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 December 2021
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
16 January 2022

Please view full class information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (71261) Open Weeks 1 - 7, Mid-Trimester Break, 8 - 12 Course attendance and other requirements will be provided via Course Profile and/or Learning@Griffith.