Diploma of Justice

This course is not available to international students.
National code: 22594VIC Diploma (TAFE) Hawthorn Send me a link to this course

Are you looking for a role in the justice environment? The Diploma of Justice invites students to take the first step in their criminal justice careers in a supported, hands-on environment. This course is designed to support entry level employment into the criminal justice sector. You will learn the theory and practice behind operational functions within the Victorian justice system, including foundation legal principles, law enforcement, management of adult offenders, corrections and court services and how to work within family violence and culturally diverse circumstances. At the end of the course, students will have the confidence to begin their careers in the justice sector.

This course is also offered in an Online mode please view

This course is undergoing re-accreditation. Please note that the replacement course may have a different course code, title, units and content. Further information will become available on our website, upon enrolment or during your studies. To discuss your study options, please get in touch with us today.

Want to study this course at Swinburne? 
We're still here and classes are still on - we'll just be teaching remotely for a while. Why not chat with us to find out how it all works and what your options are?   

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1 year full-time


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Study mode

  • Full-time

VTAC course code

  • 3400211324 (on-campus delivery only)
    Diploma of Justice