Advanced Standing Programs for Police Prosecutors

New South Wales Police Force

  • Diploma in Policing or equivalent qualification for admission as a Police Officer
  • Associate Degree in Policing
  • Graduate Certificate in Police Prosecution
  • NSW Police Force Police Prosecution Education Program
  • Police Prosecutors Training Course
  • Prosecutor Training Program

Queensland Police Service

  • Diploma of Policing or equivalent qualification for admission as a Police Officer
  • Graduate Certificate in Police Prosecutions
  • Police Prosecutors Education Program
  • Police Prosecutors Training Course
  • Prosecutor Training Program

Victoria Police

  • Diploma of Public Safety (Policing) or equivalent qualification for admission as a Police Officer
  • Graduate Certificate of Public Safety (Police Prosecution)
  • Prosecutors Training Course
  • Prosecutor Training Program

Online Application Process

Police Prosecutors should apply for admission to the Bachelor of Laws (4 Years) under Rule B:

(b) have at least four years' of relevant documented paid employment within the last seven years*.

*Relevant employment includes: professional administration, law practice, court house, police officer, government departments, or related area as approved by the Course Coordinator.

Applicants applying under rule (b) must submit:

(i) Two referee reports from employers or senior colleagues (on employer's letter or company letterhead); and

(ii) A resume.

Online Advanced Standing Application Process

Submit your application online and ensure that you attach a certified* copy of the completed certificates, as outlined above.

There is no need for you to include a description for each unit listed in your course.  These qualifications have been approved.

* People authorised to sign certified documents include:

  • Justice of the peace or bail justice
  • Barrister, solicitor or attorney
  • Registrar or deputy registrar of the County Court
  • Member of the police force
  • Registered medical practitioner, dentist or veterinary practitioner
  • Pharmacist
  • Manager of a bank
  • Minister of religion

Advanced Standing and Program of Study

Students under this program complete a total of 120 credit points (20 units)

 

Credit Points

Advanced Standing

72 cps

(12 units)

Block Advanced Standing

Non-law 1XX24

Non-law 2XX24

Diploma of Policing or equivalent admission as a Police Officer

48cps

 
Block Advanced Standing
LAW100

Graduate Certificate of Public Safety (Police Prosecution) or Graduate Certificate in Police Prosecutions or equivalent qualification

Introduction to Legal Systems and Methods
6 cps 

LAW3XX18

3 Unspecified LAW units at 300 level

18 cps

 

Core Units for this Program
Complete the following units:

102 cps

(17 Units)

Unit Code

Unit Title

Unit cps

 

LAW101

Law in Context

6

 

LAW161

Criminal Law

6

 

LAW171

Law of Contract I

6

 

LAW220

Constitutional Law

6

 

LAW231

Law of Torts I

6

 

LAW232

Law of Torts II

6

 

LAW251

Corporation Law

6

 

LAW272

Law of Contract II

6

 

LAW281

Property Law I

6

 

LAW282

Property Law II

6

 

LAW312

Criminal and Civil Procedure

6

 

LAW313

Evidence and Proof

6

 

LAW320

Professional Conduct

6

 

LAW340

Equity and Trusts

6

 

LAW400

Administrative Law

6

 

LAW455

Jurisprudence

6

 

LAW480

Advanced Research, Writing and Advocacy

6

 

Coursework candidates complete 18 credit points of listed units with a LAW prefix listed in the Bachelor of Laws

18 cps

(3 units)

Suggested program of Student for the Trimester you commenced in.

For candidates commencing in Trimester 1

Year

Trimester 1

Trimester 2

Trimester 3

1

LAW161

LAW171

 

LAW231

LAW232

2

LAW272

LAW101

LAW220

LAW312

3

LAW281

LAW282

LAW313

LAW251

4

LAW340

LAW320

Listed Unit

LAW455

LAW400

Listed Unit

5

LAW480

Listed Unit

 

For candidates commencing in Trimester 2

Year

Trimester 1

Trimester 2

Trimester 3

1

 

LAW101

 

LAW171

 

2

LAW272

LAW251

 

LAW231

LAW232

 

3

LAW161

LAW312

 

LAW281

LAW282

 

4

LAW220

LAW320

 

LAW313

LAW400

 

5

LAW340

LAW480

Listed Unit

LAW455

Listed Unit

Listed Unit

For candidates commencing in Trimester 3

Year

Trimester 1

Trimester 2

Trimester 3

1

  

LAW161

LAW101

2

LAW220

LAW171

 

LAW231

LAW232

 

3

LAW272

LAW282

 

LAW281

LAW251

 

4

LAW340

LAW312

 

LAW313

LAW320

 

5

LAW455

LAW400

Listed Unit

LAW480

Listed Unit

Listed Unit