For those with strong academic abilities who wish to pursue a career in academia or research within criminology & justice. Students wishing to graduate with departmental honors will need to complete the following: requirements for criminology major outstanding performance in crim 410 minimum gpa of 34 (within the major) one criminology instructor as thesis advisor. Theses from other universities the library holds some theses from other universities, and provides access to hundreds of thousands of others online there are many national and international websites and databases with lists of theses, some with full-text that you can download for english language theses, begin with. Honours applications will not be accepted without a completed expression of interest form (including thesis proposal) and study plan from 2018, the of arts (honours) the school of social science offers fields of study in anthropology, archaeology, criminology, and sociology. Crim4002 criminology honours (12 uoc) honours mark and classes of honours the honours mark for the awarding of the class of honours is based on all components of the program it will be determined from the student's weighted average mark for all of the courses (coursework and thesis/research project) honours.
Benefits of enrolling in the honours program in criminology include: • participating in a small-enrollment 4th year advanced seminar in criminology • the opportunity to complete an individually-supervised honours thesis on a criminology research topic decided on in consultation with the student's faculty supervisor. Honours our honours program provides students with an advanced exploration of criminology comprised of specialised core units and a research thesis or project, study at the honours level introduces skills and methods involved in independent research the professional honours course allows students to develop a. Completion of the major requirements in criminology (36 hrs) with a gpa of 325 or better completion of 3 hours of ccj 4934 (honors seminar) completion of 3 hours of ccj 4910 (directed research) completion of 3 hours of ccj 4970 ( honors thesis) preparation and completion of an original empirical study of. Schreyer scholars in criminology and sociology complete a one-credit honors seminar during the fall of their junior year in this seminar, scholars read a number of earlier honors theses and meet faculty members in order to learn about their areas of interest and current research projects in the spring.
Crm3334 (compulsory course) 3 optional course units in criminology (crm) 9 elective course units 4th year (30 course units) crm4302 (compulsory course) 3 optional course units in criminology (crm) at the 3000-level 6 optional course units in criminology (crm) at the 4000-level 3 elective course units crm4304. The honours research project is a full-credit course conducted under the direct supervision of a faculty advisor from criminology & criminal justice, psychology, law, or sociology workshops/seminars are scheduled during the year it is often referred to as a thesis or honours essay, depending on the department. Honours information for current honours students including essays and assignments, extensions, the minor thesis, and policy documents can be found here the bachelor of arts (honours)enhances students' ability to acquire advanced skills of analysis, to develop original ideas, and to apply innovative solutions to.
Honours studies in this area will advance students' knowledge and competencies in the discipline of criminology students are required to complete 48 points of study comprising a thesis and two compulsory coursework units the coursework units and the thesis topic are chosen in consultation with the. The bachelor of criminology (honours) degree exemplifies the anu commitment to research-led education the research principles and methods and theoretical concepts of criminology, and through the design and implementation of a research project, typically a 20,000 word thesis, that leads to the development of new. Honours thesis undertaking an honours thesis allows students to conduct a larger research project over approximately eight months (two semesters) only high achieving fourth-year students with a cumulative gpa of 37 (a-) may complete an honours thesis successfully completing an honours thesis requires the ability to.
6 hours of honor's thesis coursework: all honors students must complete a senior honors thesis by enrolling in 6 semester hours (3 in the fall and 3 in the spring) the senior thesis will be advised by a tenure track faculty member in the criminal justice and criminology department in addition to the advisor, at least two. With a timely application, you will be able to complete your program with honours without extending the original end date for your studies for admission to llb honours, you will normally have a gpa of 6 in your law-coded courses, but you can apply if you have a gpa of at least 575 your thesis topic must be one for. The bachelor of criminology and criminal justice with honours enables students to obtain research training at a level adequate to prepare them for postgraduate research studies in justice administration, criminal justice, or criminology at any university the program also exposes students to advanced theoretical concepts.