Unit

School Of Science

Imaging ScienceWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 401171.2

Discipline: FORENSIC SCIENCE

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Robert Ebeyan


Equivalent Units
300376 - Digital Forensic Photography 2, 300864 - Imaging Science and Photograhic Evidence

Prerequisite
300806 Forensic Science

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Autumn  Yes  Hawkesbury Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*

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About this Unit
Imaging science is a key area within the forensic sciences. This unit explores the application of imaging science and forensic photography practices to detect, preserve, enhance and examine forensic evidence. The unit focuses on optical and digital enhancement methods that provide essential non-destructive methods for evidence preservation and analysis. The unit provides the learner with necessary theoretical concepts of imaging science that underpin the practice of forensic photographic evidence.

Special Requirements - Essential Equipment
Forensic Science Grip Kit (basic laboratory equipment – i.e. linear scales, blue tac, scissors, markers, etc), SD Card, High Capacity USB Storage Device, Lab Coat, Enclosed Shoes


Courses
2743.11Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
3562.9Bachelor of Science (Advanced Science)CONTINUING
3589.8Bachelor of Science (Forensic Science)CONTINUING
3754.1Bachelor of ScienceCURRENT
3756.1Bachelor of Science (Pathway to Teaching Primary/Secondary)CURRENT
3757.1Bachelor of Advanced ScienceCURRENT
3763.1Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of ArtsCURRENT
3764.1Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of International StudiesCURRENT
4748.3Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of BusinessCURRENT
6043.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of ScienceCURRENT


Specialisations

KT3149.1Forensic ScienceCONTINUING
M3120.1Crime Scene InvestigationCURRENT
M4012.1Crime Scene InvestigationCONTINUING
MT3022.1Forensic ScienceCURRENT
MT3023.1Forensic ChemistryCONTINUING




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