Bachelor of Forensic Science

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Details of major sequences

Students must complete a major sequence in either Forensic Biology or Forensic Chemistry in addition to the core unit requirements:

Forensic Biology - unit set code MJ-S000049

Waurn Ponds (Geelong)

The forensic biology major aims to provide you with the specific biological skills that are very important in the forensic science workplace. These biological-based skills complement the generic forensic science attributes developed in the core units of the course.   Study in this area may lead to a career based on entomology, human anatomy and DNA based forensic science.

SLE211Principles of Physiology

SLE212Biochemistry *

SLE221Systems Physiology


SLE340Genomes and Bioinformatics

SLE356Advanced Topics in Forensic Biology ^

* Already core units in the degree.

^ not available until 2016

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