Diploma of Social Science (Policing) (WSTC)

If you have completed a Diploma of Social Science (Policing) [7026 or 7051] or Diploma of Social Science (Policing) (Extended) [7058] with Western Sydney University, The College (WSTC) you have guaranteed entry into the Bachelor of Policing or Bachelor of Social Science (Criminology and Criminal Justice) and you will have 80 credit points applied to your University record, this is equivalent to one year of full time study in credit.

Credit for the Diploma of Social Science (Policing) (WSTC)
Pathway codeDegreeCredit grantedCredit details
13L0110 (7026)
15L0098 (7051)
15L0100 (7058)
Bachelor of Policing 184480 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BPol credit details
15L0102 (7051)
15L0104 (7058)
Bachelor of Social Science (Criminology and Criminal Justice) 1667 80 credit points
(160 credit points remain)
Pathway to BSocSc credit details

Next steps for current students:

  1. Complete section 1 and 2 of the enrolment process, as detailed on the How do I enrol webpage(opens in a new window)
  2. Claim your Pathways credit online(opens in a new window)
  3. Continue from section 3 of the enrolment process.

If there is no pathway listed from your completed qualification to your chosen degree, please instead lodge an application for Advanced Standing(opens in a new window) to be assessed for potential credit.

Credit details for the Bachelor of Policing:

  • 10cp - 101573 Human Rights, Peace and Development
  • 10cp - 101557 The Individual in Society 
  • 10cp - 101900 Working with Communities
  • 10cp - 102170 People, Place and Social Difference
  • 10cp - 101560  Introduction to Crime and Criminal Justice
  • 10cp - 102039 Crime, Deviance and Society
  • 10cp - 102318 Policing, Justice and Society
  • 10cp - 102314 Policing Practices

Credit details for the Bachelor of Social Science (Criminology and Criminal Justice):

  • 10cp - 102314 Policing Practices
  • 10cp - 102318 Policing, Justice and Society
  • 10cp - 102039 Crime, Deviance and Society
  • 10cp - 101560  Introduction to Crime and Criminal Justice
  • 10cp - 102170 People, Place and Social Difference
  • 10cp - 101900 Working with Communities
  • 10cp - 101557 The Individual in Society 
  • 10cp - 101573 Human Rights, Peace and Development