Undergraduate
Programme Code:
25BACJ
Duration:
3.00
Mode of Study:
Part Time
Accreditation:
NQF Level 7, Credits 370

Bachelor of Criminal Justice (Policing)

Course Overview

The Bachelor of Criminal Justice in Policing curriculum is purposefully designed to provide students with a coherent and systematic introduction to the broad concepts, principles, theories and problem - solving techniques within the field of criminal justice with specific emphasis on competencies and standards for effective Policing. Students will be equipped with essential theoretical knowledge as well as analytical and practical skills of police operations, administration and management within the context of the criminal justice system of Namibia

Admissions Requirements

General Admission Requirements of NUST

Career Opportunities

Prisons and Correction Officers, Police Officer, Security Industry, Immigration Officer, Forensic Services etc.

Some of the Subjects You Will Study

Year 1
Semester 1
Course Code          Course Title                                                      Prerequisite                                              NQF Level       NQF Credits

Course Code

Course Title

Prerequisite

NQF Level

NQF Credits

ADR511S

Introduction to

None

5

12

 

Dispute Resolution

 

 

 

INP511S

Introduction to Policing

None

5

12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Semester 2

CJS521S

Criminal Justice Studies 2

Criminal Justice Studies 1

5

12

HCJ521S

Human Rights for Criminal

None

5

12

 

Justice

 

 

 

 

Year 2
Semester 3

CML611S

Criminal Law 1

None

6

12

POP611S

Police Operations

Introduction to Policing

6

12

CIG611S

Crime Investigation 2A

None

6

12

ICR611S

Introduction to Criminology

None

6

12

 

Semester 4

CML621S

Criminal Law 2

Criminal Law 1

6

12

PID621S

Policing in Democracy

Police Operations

6

12

LEC621S

Law of Evidence & Criminal

None

6

12

 

Procedure

 

 

 

 

Year 3
Semester 5

PCO611S

Professional Communication

Professional Writing

6

14

ECJ711S

Ethics for Criminal Justice

None

7

12

 

Professionals

 

 

 

POS711S

Police Organisation

Police in Democracy

7

12

 

Semester 6

PLS721S

Police Leadership

Police Organisation

7

12

CIG721S

Crime Investigation 3B

Crime Investigation 3A

7

12

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