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Applied Forensic Science BTEC National Certificate Diploma Level 3

College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London

Other Qualifications , Forensic Science

Course Description

Course Code: NC3MAPS1 What will I learn? The qualification offers an engaging programme for those who wish to enter employment as a forensic science technician or those that wish to study forensic science at university. You will examine simulated Crime Scenes and use a range of science skills to solve the investigation. You will develop team building and problem solving skills that will improve your skills as a respected scientist. Your practical assignments are based on scenarios encountered by forensic science technicians There are five Core Units of study supported by seven specialist forensic units including, Road Traffic Accident Investigation and Forensic Psychology. You will improve your skills in biology, chemistry and physics so that you fully understand the role of a forensic investigator. These skills and attributes, coupled with basic and key skills mapped to the qualifications, will form the basis of successful study at higher levels. How will I be taught? Teaching is through a wide variety of methods which include, practicals, lectures, practical investigations, videos, role-play outside visits. How will I be assessed? You are graded by continual assessment. This can be written assignments and practical investigations on which you will write your report. You will track your progress through the course and are in control of your final grade. What could I do next? You could progress to science employment or a degree or diploma course at university in science or forensic science subjects. Option 1 Option 1 Starts: September 2010 Ends: July 2011 Course length: 1 year Location: Enfield Site Option 2 Option 2 Starts: September 2009 Ends: July 2011 Course length: 36 weeks per year, 2 years Study hours: 15 over 3 days per week Tuition fee: ?1136 Exam fee: ?146 Location: Tottenham Site Option 3 Option 3 Starts: September 2008 Ends: July 2010 Course length: 2 years Location: Enfield Site Option 4 Option 4 Starts: September 2009 Ends: July 2010 Course length: 1 year Location: Enfield Site Option 5 Option 5 Starts: September 2008 Ends: July 2010 Course length: 2 years Location: Tottenham Site Option 6 Option 6 Starts: September 2008 Ends: July 2010 Course length: 36 weeks per year, 2 years Study hours: 15 over 3 days per week Tuition fee: ?1108 Exam fee: ?142 Location: Tottenham Site

Course Code: NC3MAPS1 What will I learn? The qualification offers an engaging programme for those who wish to enter employment as a forensic science technician or those that wish to study forensic science at university. You will examine simulated Crime Scenes and use a range of science skills to solve the investigation. You will develop team building and problem solving skills that will improve...

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