Unit

School Of Science

Evidence and Crime Scene ManagementWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 300935.3

Discipline: FORENSIC SCIENCE

Student Contribution Band: 2

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Robert Ebeyan


Equivalent Units
300746 - Evidence and Crime Scene Management

Incompatible Units
300873 - Crime Scene Investigation

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Successful completion of 40 credit points. Students enrolled in 3589 Bachelor of Science (Forensic Science) are not eligible to take this unit as an elective.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Summer A (Nov 2020-Feb 2021)  Yes  Hawkesbury Campus - DAY  Robert Ebeyan  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*

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About this Unit
Evidence and Crime Scene Management is a unit designed to provide students with an understanding and knowledge of critical principles associated with the management of evidence and sites considered as crime scenes. The unit is particularly designed for students wishing to enter professional domains involving; policing, nursing, animal welfare, workplace investigators, health inspectors, WHS officers, fire investigation, council and park rangers, social welfare, environmental protection, fraud and insurance investigation and others where the collection of evidence is a component of professional practice within the discipline. The unit covers topics such as; recognition of various evidence, the recording and documentation of evidence, crime scene or site photography, managing scenes, maintaining evidence integrity, sexual assault evidence, the reporting and presentation of evidence in court and others.


Courses
1844.2Bachelor of PolicingCURRENT
2743.11Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
3675.4Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
3733.1Bachelor of Medical Science (Forensic Mortuary Practice)CONTINUING
3733.2Bachelor of Medical Science (Forensic Mortuary Practice)CURRENT
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
6002.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of Medical ScienceCONTINUING
6004.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of ScienceCONTINUING
6043.1Diploma in Science/Bachelor of ScienceCURRENT


Specialisations

M3100.1Forensic ChemistryCONTINUING
M3106.1Forensic Mortuary PracticeCONTINUING
MT3023.1Forensic ChemistryCONTINUING
MT3024.1Forensic BiologyCONTINUING




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