Justice

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Post-Graduation Work Permit

The in-person delivery of this program meets the eligibility criteria for the Post-Graduation Work Permit Program for international students.

What it costs for September 2022

The amounts listed are based on a full-time course load and are estimates, so should not be used as actual numbers. All amounts listed are in Canadian (CAD) currency.

If you are planning on taking a part-time course load, try our tuition and fees estimator to get an idea of how much it will cost you.

Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
Term 1 $2,718.75 + $942.50 = $3,661.25
Term 2 $2,718.75 + $423.50 = $3,142.25
Term 3 $543.75 + $156.50 = $700.25
Term 4 $2,943.15 + $931.50 = $3,874.65
Term 5 $2,943.15 + $517.50 = $3,460.65
Total estimate $11,867.55 + $2,971.50 = $14,839.05

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Tuition estimate+ Fees estimate= Total estimate
Term 1 $6,009.60 + $942.50 = $6,952.10
Term 2 $6,009.60 + $423.50 = $6,433.10
Term 3 $1,201.92 + $156.50 = $1,358.42
Term 4 $7,078.80 + $931.50 = $8,010.30
Term 5 $7,078.80 + $517.50 = $7,596.30
Total estimate $27,378.72 + $2,971.50 = $30,350.22

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NorQuest College Student Financial Aid helps you see the financial resources you are eligible for. The Justice program qualifies for several funding options.

Courses for September 2022

You must complete 21 courses to graduate. Courses are listed by term to show the recommended path to completing the program in two years as a full-time student.

Courses marked with (O) are available through Open Studies.

​Credits needed for full-time status: 9 credits per term

Term 1 - 16 weeks, 5 courses
Introduction to the Criminal Justice System JUST1101 (O)3 credits
Introduction to Communications COMM1001 (O)3 credits
Scientific and Technical Writing ENGL2510 (O)3 credits
Introduction to the Study of Society SOCI1000 (O)3 credits
Principles of Psychology PSYC1060 (O)3 credits
Term 2 - 16 weeks, 5 courses
Diversity and Criminal Justice in Canada JUST1102 (O)3 credits
Health Education: Individual Health and Wellness HEED1000 (O)3 credits
Introduction to Composition ENGL2550 (O)3 credits
Criminology SOCI2025 (O)3 credits

Electives - select 1 course

Women's and Gender Studies WMST2010 (O)3 credits
Abnormal Psychology- Psychiatric Disorders and Interventions PSYC2450 (O)3 credits
An Introduction to Government and Politics POLS1000 (O)3 credits
Term 3 - 8 weeks, 1 course

Electives - select 1 course

Indigenous Studies I INST1000 (O)3 credits
Mental Health, Wellness, and the Justice System JUST11033 credits
Gender Identities, Sexualities, and the Law JUST11043 credits
Term 4 - 16 weeks, 5 courses
Crisis Intervention and Communication JUST21033 credits
Traditional Indigenous Justice JUST21023 credits

Electives - select 3 courses

Indigenous Social Policy and the Law INST2220 (O)3 credits
Canadian Criminal Procedure JUST21013 credits
Law, Sex Work, and Structural Racism JUST21043 credits
Law, Youth, and Young Offenders JUST21053 credits
Introduction to Corrections JUST21063 credits
Introduction to Law Enforcement JUST21073 credits
Refugees, Migrants, and Immigration JUST21083 credits
Counselling Skills and Facilitating Groups JUST21093 credits
Term 5 - 16 weeks, 5 courses
Criminal Law in Canada JUST22013 credits
Law Enforcement Ethics JUST22033 credits

Electives - select 3 courses

Indigenous Social Policy and the Law INST2220 (O)3 credits
Indigenous Resolution Strategies JUST22023 credits
Intervention Strategies with Youth JUST22043 credits
Role of the Youth Justice Worker JUST22053 credits
Correctional Law JUST22063 credits
Correctional Methods JUST22073 credits
Criminal Evidence JUST22083 credits
Criminal Investigation JUST22093 credits
Optional Term 6, 1 course
Honours Internship JUST23003 credits

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