Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2014.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2014:April, Parkville - Taught on campus.
August, Parkville - Taught on campus.
October, Parkville - Taught on campus.
5 days of intensive delivery
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 37.5 hours |
Total Time Commitment:
To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted in the Specialist Certificate in Sexual Offender Management. This subject is not available for students admitted in any other courses.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Commonwealth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit:
CoordinatorDr Mayumi Purvis
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Award Programs Team
Phone: 61 3 9810 3245
This subject is designed to provide an introduction to issues about sexual offending pathways, risk, and effective management of sexual offenders in a correctional or justice setting. The subject will comprise three modules on:
This subject will provide knowledge and skills relating to:
Assessment for this subject is in-class group work based on a case study (20%), one two-hour examination comprised of multiple choice and short-essay questions (75%) and individual contributions during class (5%). Assessment will take place on the final day of the subject.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
Though participation in the course and completion of assessment students should acquire skills in:
Specialist Certificate in Criminology (Sexual Offender Management) |
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