Loader
Course Image

Course Description

Course Content Award: BTEC National Certificate What's it all about?: Forensic science is one of the most fascinating areas of applied science. The course covers scientific methods and principles used in forensic science with accompanying scene of crime and laboratory work, criminology and psychology. The course will require a four half day attendance. The course will cover the following: ? scientific investigation ? working in science ? fundamentals of science ? scientific practical techniques ? perception of science ? application of numbers ? mathematics ? chemical laboratory techniques ? criminology ? forensic evidence collection and analysis ? criminal psychology ? forensic psychology ? using forensic science in the workplace. Progression: Progression to a degree on forensic science andor employment as scene of crime officer, the forensic science service, regional government and private companies, the police force as well as a range of other careers where training in a scientific discipline is a requirement. Entry Requirements: In our experience in order to be successful on this level of course you will need one of the following: ? four to five GCSEs at grades A*-C (including English, maths and science) ? an intermediate GNVQ in a related subject ? a BTEC first diploma in a related subject ? an NVQ Level 2technical certificate in a related subject ? successful completion of an apprenticeship course ? successful completion of the GatewayNewstart course ? equivalent qualifications or relevant work experience. Duration: Two years Course Overview When can I study?: Various Are there any exams?: Assessment will include coursework, practical assignments and vocational integrated assignments. Course Facts Although we are not yet able to confirm dates or fees, applications for the next course are now welcome. Shortlist this course Case Studies I found the course very interesting. The best bit was when we had to collect evidence from a mini set crime science! This practical and theoretical balance made learning fun. right content

Course Content Award: BTEC National Certificate What's it all about?: Forensic science is one of the most fascinating areas of applied science. The course covers scientific methods and principles used in forensic science with accompanying scene of crime and laboratory work, criminology and psychology. The course will require a four half day attendance. The course will cover the following: ?...

Read More

Related Courses