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Law and Criminology

Criminology and Criminal Justice

Overview

Discover the nature and causes of crime and criminal behaviour and gain an understanding of the criminal justice system by studying Criminology and Criminal Justice at USQ. Learn about who commits crimes and why, how crime is measured and our society’s response.

You can elect to study topics you’re passionate about including crime and the media, youth and juvenile justice, victimology, investigating crime, the history and purpose of punishment, race and crime, and green criminology. 

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Simon

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Dr Simon Young has the boundless energy of a young lawyer. Yet, USQ’s Professor of Law and Justice carries a deep humility that can only come from a myriad of experiences.
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