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CRI3103 Juvenile Justice
Credit Points: 15
Students must have completed 120 credit points to enrol in this unit.

This unit introduces students to the theoretical explanations of juvenile offending. This unit also explores juvenile justice policies and practices over time. On the completion of this unit, students will have an understanding of the causes of juvenile offending, the major issues that are associated with juvenile offending, the institutions of juvenile justice and the challenges encountered with preventing juvenile offending and dispensing juvenile punishment.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K13Bachelor of Arts (Psychology, Criminology and Justice)
G81Bachelor of Criminology and Justice
K30Bachelor of Laws/Bachelor of Criminology and Justice
E73Bachelor of Science (Security and Justice Studies)
MIAABSCriminology and Justice Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010