Diploma in Social Science (Policing) / Bachelor of Policing

Online Short Programs Information Session

Looking to upskill, pursue a new career or challenge yourself by learning something new? Our online short programs will give you the skills and knowledge to take the next step in your career – or give you the academic credit to pursure futher study in a relevant area. 

To find out more about Online Short Programs offered at Western, please attend our Online Short Programs Information Session on Wednesday 22 September at 5pm.

Defend justice. Protect our community

Get ready for a great future in the Force, or take your newfound knowledge and apply it to a career in the criminal and community justice systems, corrective services, border protection, intelligence, security and fraud management or forensics. What about child protection, probation and parole, or social work? An investigative role in the corporate or government sector? This program will get you where you want to be.

When you successfully complete the 12-month diploma from The College, you gain guaranteed entry into the second year of the Bachelor of Policing at Western Sydney University.

To apply, all you need is an ATAR of 55+ and the determination to work hard. Once you’re here, our mission is to make sure you have the supportive learning environment and flexibility you need to transform your life. That includes smaller class sizes with greater access to one-on-one teaching and support. 

At The College, we’re dedicated to your success. We know that if you’re given a supportive learning environment with a dedicated team of educators, anything is possible. Our wide range of pathway options include University Foundation Studies, Extended Diplomas and Integrated Diploma/Bachelor programs. Your success starts here.

Program structure

Our program structure is outlined in our handbook. Here you can view all of the subjects you will be studying.

Related Programs:

This program is available to domestic students only. International students should see one of the following programs:

Fees and delivery

Fees: Varies depending on subjects selected.

For further information, consult: Student Contribution Bands

Delivery: On campus

This course is only available to domestic students.

Unfortunately, student visa holders are not eligible to study this degree.

 

 

Start your unlimited journey today.

"Assessments are fair and support readily available. Lecturers are helpful and WSU is a welcoming and friendly place."

— Jessica Stanton. Bachelor of Policing.

Apply now and start your unlimited journey.

Online Short Programs Information Session

Looking to upskill, pursue a new career or challenge yourself by learning something new? Our online short programs will give you the skills and knowledge to take the next step in your career – or give you the academic credit to pursure futher study in a relevant area. 

To find out more about Online Short Programs offered at Western, please attend our Online Short Programs Information Session on Wednesday 22 September at 5pm.

*The tuition fees quoted above are the fees for the normal full-time study load of the program (80 credit points) per annum. International students will be subject to a variable fee regime; i.e. enrolled students will be required to pay fees during their program based on the approved fee for each calendar year. Fee changes (if any) will occur at 1 January each calendar year. Students who extend their program past the normal finish date of the program will be required to pay additional fees based on the prevailing fee level. Western Sydney University is a multi-campus institution. The University reserves the right to alter the location of its programs between campuses and other locations as necessary. Students should be aware of the possibility of change of location for the whole or part of programs for which they enrol and should plan for the need to travel between Western Sydney campuses.