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Introduction to Forensics

Use scientific methods to find evidence around the ‘how’, ‘when’ and ‘who’. Study forensic criminology and discover how to navigate criminal investigations from crime scenes to the court system.

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Curtin University

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Starts 26 Aug 2024

University of South Australia


Policing Investigations and Intelligence

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Starts 16 Sep 2024

University of South Australia

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Starts 16 Sep 2024

University of New England


Fundamentals in Forensic Science

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Griffith University

Upskill to confidently identify dishonest wealth generation

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6 months full time or part time equivalent

Griffith University


Master of Forensic Mental Health

This degree is a collaboration with the Queensland Health Department's School of Mental Health

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Approx. 1.5 years full time or part time equivalent

Griffith University

Become a recognised forensic mental health specialist

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6 months full time or part time equivalent

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