Bachelor of Science Criminology and Psychological Studies



Delivery ModeOnline
Duration 3F / 6P
Intake informationSemester 1 (Autumn)
Apply Direct Code1793.1
Entrance Rank75.00
Please refer to the Admission requirements for more details.
Fee Information

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Key :  FFull time study,  P = Part time study,  A =  Accelerated full time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.


This course is not open to student visa holders. Current and prospective student visa holders should visit the Western Sydney University International site for courses available to them.

Overseas students on other visas permitting onshore study can apply directly though International Admissions.


The Western Sydney University Online Bachelor of Science Criminology and Psychological Studies will explore a variety of issues to do with crime, criminal justice and psychology. Students will be exposed to a range of theories and research methods in psychology and criminology that apply to; crime and criminal justice, crime prevention, forms of punishment, prejudice, racism and inter-group conflict, aggression and pro-social behaviour, bystander effects, courtroom processes and eyewitness testimony.

The online Bachelor of Science Criminology and Psychological Studies is a Western Sydney University qualification based on materials and teaching methodologies of the Open University, United Kingdom.


Access information about the units (subjects) you will complete as well as important admission information:

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How to apply

All domestic applications for entry to Western Sydney University undergraduate courses must be made through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (opens in a new window). Step by step instructions are available on the Apply Now pages.