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SCH3217 Forensic Methodology
Credit Points: 15
SCH2143 Forensic Skills


This unit will consolidate practical competencies introduced to the students in earlier forensic investigative units.  It will also build on these practical skills and theory, enabling students to demonstrate a knowledge and ability to use the latest methods and equipment in forensic science. This will enable planning and execution of the best methods to use when approaching a crime scene. This unit will also cover specialised areas of Forensic Science that should be understood by all crime scene technicians.

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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: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012