Online Certificate Program in Forensic Science, 2016-17

  The Program

The online program has a primary objective to make quality forensic education easily accessible by:

  • Facilitating distance learning for students interested in forensic science, living in different parts of India, with limited funds and / or access to good college level forensic programs.
  • Providing students interested in careers in forensic science a basic understanding of crime scene related forensic science practice, while they are studying other subjects at the graduate / post graduate level.
  • Familiarizing law enforcement professionals and law students with a basic understanding of forensic sciences, while allowing them the flexibility of a non-classroom teaching modE.

  Course Content

  • An Introduction to Forensic Science
  • Ethics and Research Methods
  • Understanding the Indian Police and Legal System
  • Crime Scene Processing & Investigation Techniques
  • Questioned Document Examination
  • Forensic Ballistics
  • Biological Evidence - Types, Handling & Analysis
  • Forensic Toxicology - Drugs & Alcohol
  • Forensic Medicine: An Aid to Criminal Investigation
  • Emerging Trends in Forensic Science

 Eligibility Criteria

Minimum HSC certificate or equivalent

Duration

November 2016 - March 2017

Cost

Course Fees: -Rs. 15,000/- (by Demand Draft: The Bombay St. Xavier’s College Society)

Processing Charges: - Rs. 500/- (by cash for domestic students)

Rs. 1000/- (by cash for international students)

(Online Payment options also available)

 Faculty Members 

  • Program Facilitator - Dr. Pushpa Sinkar: Boardline: (022)22620662, ext 355; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Program Co-ordinator & Faculty - Ms. Riva Pocha: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Faculty & Administrator - Ms. Alethea Vaz: (+91) 9867320768; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Faculty - Ms. Sejal Gupta: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Kindly submit your Scanned Filled Pre-application form via email to the following email address: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

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Diploma in Forensic Science and Criminal Law

Admissions are now closed and will re-open in March 2017 

 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 / Law).

    Selection method: merit based & interview

     Duration and Timings

     One Academic year (July-April);

     Timings: 4.00 – 6.00 pm   Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday

    Cost

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

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

     Pre Applications forms available below

     Contact us for queries 

    • Dr. Pushpa Sinkar : Boardline: (022)22620662, ext 355, 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. Riva Pocha: 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 three email addresses.

        DOWNLOAD PRE-APPLICATION FORM 

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