Homicide is an extreme form of crime. This course analyses the nature of homicide and examines investigation processes including forensic science. You will learn trends of homicide types such as interpersonal, crime-related and socio-political homicide; forensic science techniques; and legal and ethical considerations when investigating homicide, gathering evidence, and interpreting forensic science. You will engage in case studies and practical exercises to develop your understanding of homicide, investigations and forensic science leading to effective prevention strategies.
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- Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
- Moreton Bay: Semester 1
- Online: Semester 1
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- Band 4D
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- 1.4D: Human Society, Society & Culture, Sport & Recreation
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