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Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science

  • Graduate Diploma

The PGDipForensic is an advanced qualification designed for students who have an undergraduate degree in science or technology related topics. It provides graduates with specialised knowledge and skills in the field of forensic science.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Diploma
Duration
1 year full-time
Study Mode
In person
Intake Months
Jul, Mar
Domestic Fees
$9,461 per year

About this course

The PGDipForensic is an advanced qualification designed for students who have an undergraduate degree in science or technology related topics. It provides graduates with specialised knowledge and skills in the field of forensic science. Taught at the School of Chemical Sciences, the PGDipForensic covers a broad range of topics. From DNA analysis to the development of new molecules to aid in the visualisation of fingerprint residues, students will learn about forensic data, chemical analysis, forensic biology and the statistical treatment of forensic data.

Study locations

City

Course structure

The PGDipForensic programme is a 120-point taught diploma that involves one year of full-time study, with a part-time option available (up to four years of study).

105 points from

  • FORENSIC 701 Fundamental Concepts in Forensic Science
  • FORENSIC 702 Introduction to Forensic Science
  • FORENSIC 703 Statistics and Molecular Biology for Forensic Science
  • FORENSIC 704 Techniques and Applications for Forensic Science
  • FORENSIC 706 Environmental Forensic Science
  • FORENSIC 707 Project in Forensic Science

And

  • 15 points from an approved 600 or 700 level course