If you are working in any field of public safety and wish to make a significant and original contribution to understandi…
Candidates admitted to the course will:
hold a class 1 or class 2 division 1 bachelor (honours) degree, or a master degree by coursework and research experience; or a master degree by research. Variation to admission requirements based on alternative academic qualifications will be assessed by the Course Coordinator in consultation with the Faculty of Arts, Associate Dean Research
have at least five years of full time (or equivalent) practice in Public Safety or in a cognate area, some of which must be current
meet the University's English language proficiency requirements
Variation to admission requirements based on recognition of prior learning will be assessed by the Course Coordinator in consultation with the Faculty of Arts Associate Dean Research. An applicant for admission to the Doctor of Public Safety may be accepted without the qualifications specified above if he/she has some other appropriate combination of undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications (such as relevant graduate diplomas) and/or professional performance which demonstrate that he/she is capable of undertaking research at a Doctoral level. These admission requirements are necessary to ensure that candidates have sufficient academic ability and professional experience to conduct research that leads to advanced, critical reflection on professional practice. Before submitting an application you should make contact with the appropriate Associate or Sub-Dean of Graduate Studies. Applicants also need to complete the Additional Information Form which includes a 300 word research outline. For more information, visit the Research Office.
3 years full-time, 6 years part-time
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