• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 4 days
    Duration

About

Throughout our online curriculum you will learn the basics of the forensic sciences, from principles to analytical techniques that are used to build information useful in solving crimes. The contributions in the criminal justice system are unmeasurable. For instance, DNA evidence has been the reason that more than 300 prisoners, many on death row, have been exonerated, some after decades in prison. 

In this Forensic Science course at International Open Academy you will learn how:

  • Forensic science developed and its roles in police work and solving crimes
  • Evidence such as blood and fingerprints can be analyzed and used as evidence
  • To determine how long someone has been dead, even for a very long time
  • Powerful DNA evidence is to catch a criminal
  • Forensic scientists apply their expertise in court
  • Forensic scientists work in different roles and settings
With this course, you will gain a good understanding of what Forensic Science is, the basic principles that are applied, and the different techniques and technologies that are used in the process.

Accreditation

Accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards and CPD Certification Service. All courses, services and procedures meet the highest standards for online education. Courses which are CPD/CE approved count towards continuous professional development to help you progress in your career.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 4 days
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      30 to 160 hours to complete, depending on the course.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

All IOA courses are created by an international team of professional online educators with years of experience across a variety of industries. You can benefit from a wealth of hands-on knowledge and get the inside track on working within the industries that interest you most.Our courses are created just for you. All study is completed online. You can learn anywhere, anytime, anyplace. Get comfortable and let us guide you on your way to becoming a professional in your chosen industry.The courses are structured into clearly defined topics, containing detailed written lessons, graphical representations as well as a wealth of instructional videos.Transform your career today with our accredited online courses.

Audience

Teaching 450,000 + 11,000 new students every month, from over 139 countries. As all study is completed online, you can learn anywhere, anytime that suits you.

Lecturers

International Open Academy’s courses are created by an international team of professional online educators with years of experience across a variety of industries. Our team have lived it, experimented with it and forged new standards. You can benefit from a wealth of hands-on knowledge and get the inside track on working within the industries that interest you most.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

International Open Academy courses are designed for everyone with an interest in online learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us nor do you need to pass an entrance exam. Our courses are suitable if you already work in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and further enhance your resume. Check out the course details for more career options.

Technological Requirements

Internet Access and can be accessed from a PC, laptop/tablet or mobile device. We also offer assistance from our friendly team by email, phone and our 24/7 Help Centre.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    79 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
  • National Applies to you

    79 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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