E.g., 2016-10-21
E.g., 2016-10-21
E.g., 2016-10-21
Oct 24th 2016

Explore the methods underpinning forensic science, from crime scene investigation to reporting evidential value within a case. The course addresses four major evidence types: drugs of abuse, DNA, firearms and impression evidence, and discusses these through the exploration of a case-based scenario presented across a six-week modular framework.

Average: 7.6 (5 votes)
Oct 17th 2016

Come and explore the basics of Microbiology and Forensic Science so you can better understand the world around you. Have you ever thought about infectious diseases and why we get infected? What is the causative agent? In this course you will be touring through four modules, starting by taking a close look at the bacterial cell structure and functions which will then lead you to the study of viruses. You will go through the differences in the different types of cells which will allow you to distinguish the two major groups of bacteria and techniques. Next, you will focus on Forensic Microbiology, its history and how this discipline has evolved. Finally, we will look at the latest molecular techniques used for detecting microbes’ genetic material.

Average: 6.1 (7 votes)
Sep 26th 2016

We have all seen forensic scientists in TV shows, but how do they really work? What is the science behind their work? The course aims to explain the scientific principles and techniques behind the work of forensic scientists and will be illustrated with numerous case studies from Singapore and around the world.

Average: 6.3 (6 votes)
Sep 12th 2016

Discover how psychology can help obtain evidence from eyewitnesses in police investigations and prevent miscarriages of justice.

Average: 8.6 (7 votes)
Sep 7th 2015

Uncover a grave, examine remains and reveal the victim’s identity in this free online course, linked to a new Val McDermid story.

Average: 6.1 (8 votes)