Forensic Science and the Law module (CA42002)

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You will gain a comprehensive background to the framework of forensic science within the law and the role of the expert witness.  A broad knowledge of criminal investigation, scene of crime investigation, medico-legal procedures and their relevance to the criminal justice system will form the core of this module. You will acquire knowledge of the role of the expert witness and the methodological, practical and conceptual boundaries of forensic science evidence.