Gain a competitive edge in your Criminology or Communication career by combining our Bachelor of Criminology and Bachelor of Communication. You can specialise in areas such as Strategic Communication and Crime Science.
- Part or full-time
(Student visa holders must study full-time)
- Part or full-time
- 4 years full-time or part-time equivalent
At Murdoch University you can combine a Bachelor of Criminology degree with a Bachelor of Communication.
Under our Bachelor of Criminology you can choose to specialise in: Criminal Behaviour, Crime Science (only university in Australia to offer this) or Legal Studies. You will learn about the causes of burgeoning crime rates, the criminal mind and behaviours and explore the legal system and how it shapes our society.
Our Bachelor of Communication allows you to specialise in: Journalism, Strategic Communication or Global, Media and Communication. You will learn and perfect presentation skills, media liaison, broadcasting, writing, news media, public affairs, advocacy and more.
The combination of a Criminology and Communication degree means you will gain valuable, additional skills to use in your future career. Upon completion of this combined degree you will have opportunities to work in a range of fields including: media, criminal and justice systems, public relations, management and federal, state or local government.
For further admission information about this course, please download our Information Pack.
- Perth campus
- Mid-year start available (Domestic students)
- Mid-year start available (International students)
Each course has a number of credit points that must be completed for you to graduate. Find out what’s required to meet the credit points for this course.
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At Murdoch, you pay for the individual units you enrol in, not an overall course fee. The total cost of your course will therefore vary depending on what units you choose. Use our online Course Fee Calculator to estimate the amount you will need to pay.
We understand you may need help financially whilst studying for your qualification. We therefore offer eligible students a wide range of scholarships, prizes and awards across a variety of categories. Find out what scholarships Murdoch has on offer, and whether you’re eligible to apply.
How to apply as a Domestic StudentInternational Student
Apply now to be eligible for a place at Murdoch University. To start studying in Semester 1, you can apply directly to Murdoch using our easy-to-use online application system.
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