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CRI3106 Media and Justice
Credit Points: 15

This unit provides students with an understanding of the dynamics of news construction and the relationship between the media and the criminal justice system. This unit examines the relationship between the police and the media, politics and the media and media representations of courts and corrections. This unit also provides students with understanding of media portrayals of particular groups and crime categories.

This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
G81Bachelor of Criminology and Justice
K09Bachelor of Forensic Investigation
E73Bachelor of Science (Security and Justice Studies)
DMPSCRPsychology and Criminology Double Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 30/09/2006 VET: 30/09/2006