Course Description

Gain a critical understanding of criminology through a broad selection of interdisciplinary units delivered by some of Australia’s leading criminologists. Designed for anyone with an interest in crime, punishment and criminal justice, the Criminology program addresses contemporary questions about crime and control within theoretical and policy contexts.

Tuition Fees

Australian Fee Paying (AFP): $26,000 total course cost.
International Students: $38,500 per year full-time

Duration

1 year full time, 2 years part time

Starting dates

March

Graduate Rating

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) rated their degrees as follows:

Teaching quality: 75.1% (national average 78.4%)
Improved skills: 79.2% (national average 79.0%)
Overall satisfaction: 83.3% (national average 87.2%)

The ratings above refer to the proportion of surveyed graduates who agreed with the statement about their postgraduate degree from University of Sydney (USYD). You can find out more about these results here.

Employment Outcomes

Graduates of Humanities, Culture & Social Sciences postgraduate courses at University of Sydney (USYD) had the following employment outcomes:

Employed full time: 73.5% (national average 80.6%)
Studying full time: 6.5% (national average 8.7%)
Median full time salary: $74,200 (national average $77,000)

The ratings above refer the proportion of surveyed University of Sydney (USYD) graduates for which the statement was true. You can find out more about these results here.

Course codes

CRICOS Code: 008404D
University of Sydney (USYD) Code: MACRIMIN3000

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