Что я буду изучать?

Related Careers

Graduates of the program may find careers in the following fields:

  • Policing (e.g. RCMP, Municipal Police)
  • Probation Officer
  • Youth Justice
  • Crime Prevention
  • Border Services
  • Corrections
  • Fish and Wildlife Officer
  • Investigations
  • Legal Services
  • Court Clerk
  • Railway/Transit Police
  • Criminal Analyst
  • Bylaw Officer
  • Community Peace Officer
  • Private Investigator
  • Victims Services Advocate
  • Security

The Program

In this program, you will gain an understanding of the elements of the justice system in Canada, how those elements relate to each other, and how the system works at the local, provincial/territorial, and federal levels. You will learn about the complex origins of crime and criminal behaviour; how to work with other professionals to improve community safety; and how to apply skills in mediation and conflict resolution to communicate effectively in stressful situations. You will also learn about the history of Indigenous peoples in Canada and the connected contemporary issues within the justice system.

Completing this diploma program will allow you to liaise with working professionals in the justice system and to experience what it means to work in the field through a practicum placement.

Understanding the roles and requirements for a number of justice-related professions will prepare you for entry-level positions in the justice field, or degree completion in a Justice Studies or related undergraduate program.

Our program offers:

  • Dynamic learning activities
  • Blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills
  • Dedicated instructors who will help you succeed
  • Practicum placement that will give you experience in the justice field
  • Program Outcomes:
  • Graduates of the program will develop the knowledge, skills, and attributes that enable them to:
  • Employ oral, written, and non-verbal communication strategies that are appropriate for situation and context
  • Analyse elements of the justice system and how they relate to one another
  • Interpret federal, provincial, and municipal laws in order to apply them within different areas of the justice system
  • Assess systemic issues within the justice system that impact the interactions of Indigenous and Non- Indigenous Canadians with the justice system
  • Assess societal inequities for their impact on the justice system and its interactions with various populations
  • Work collaboratively as a member of a team, program partnership, and/or interprofessional group
  • Describe the impact of global issues on the Canadian justice system
  • Assess varying sources of information for accuracy and relevance
  • Assess issues in the community and work collaboratively with partners to address these issues
  • Consistently and coherently apply moral principles to personal and professional practice
  • Demonstrate professional and ethical conduct
  • Seek new knowledge, skills, and supports to maintain and improve personal physical, spiritual, and psychological well-being holistically

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

School of Arts and Sciences

Варианты обучения

Очная (2 лет)

Year 1: CAN $19,647; Year 2: CAN $21,240; Spring term fee: CAN $3,186 for Year 1 or 2
Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Январь, Май, Сентябрь 2022


School of Arts and Sciences

Red Deer College, 100 College Boulevard,

Alberta (AB),

T4N 5H5, Canada

Вступительные требования

Для иностранных студентов

ELA 30-1 or equivalent with a minimum 60%


One other course from Group A or equivalent with a minimum 60%

Graduation Requirements:

Students must pass all courses and achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.

English Language Requirements:

  • TOEFL (overall score): 83 iBT, 557 PBT
  • IELTS Academic (overall score): 6.5 with at least 5.5 on each band score
  • CAEL (overall score): 60 with at least 55 on each band score
  • MELAB (overall score): 77 with at least 72 on each band score
  • PTE (overall score): 59 with at least 56 on each band score
  • Duolingo English Test: 115

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