Diploma in Forensic Science and Criminal Law

Diploma in Forensic Science and Criminal Law 2017-18

Department of Zoology and Forensic Science

 

The Program

The course has been formulated with the aim, to provide an introduction and orientation to the functioning of the Indian Criminal Justice delivery system, and the role forensic science plays in this process. With the use of case studies, mock crime scenes and various practicals, it gives the students the opportunity to hone the basic skills necessary for investigation.

This course is apt for all interested professionals from the fields of Police, Security, Legal Management, Media, Sociology as well as any citizen or student keen to learn more about forensic science and the law.

 

Course Content

  • Foundations of Criminal Law, Crime Scenes & Crime Scene Processing
  • Investigation Procedures – Crime Scene to Courtroom
  • Forensic Biology and Human Forensics   
  • Medico-legal Investigations
  • Document Analysis   
  • Cyber Forensics
  • Media and the Law
  • End of year project & Moot Court

 

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum HSC certificate or equivalent with a 60% grade (Pre-requisite: Science or Law)

Selection Method: Merit based & Interview

 

Duration and Timings

One Academic year (July to April)

Timings: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

 

Fees

Course Fees:-Rs. 24,000/- (by DD) + Processing Charges:- Rs. 200/- (by cash)

(Demand Draft: The Bombay St. Xavier’s College Society)

 

Contact us for queries

  • Dr. Pushpa Sinkar ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 022-22620662 ext. 355)
  • Ms. Riva Pocha ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
  • Ms. Sejal Gupta ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
  • Ms. Alethea Vaz ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Kindly submit Scanned Filled Pre-application form via email to the above email addresses.

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