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SCH3215 Forensic Pharmacology
Credit Points: 15
SCH1105 Introduction to Pharmacology

This unit covers the application of pharmacological methods as would be used to solve a wide range of criminal investigations including drunken driving and homicide. The advanced pharmacology of common therapeutic agents, illegal drugs and poisons routinely encountered in forensic investigations will be covered along with detection methodologies and neutralization strategies.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K09Bachelor of Forensic Investigation
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010