Master of Forensic Science (By Research)

The University of Western Australia (UWA)

This course is designed to provide students with practical experience in independent scientific experimentation and research through the completion of a research project of direct relevance to a forensic discipline.

Entry Requirements:

Honours degree of this University of equivalent, with at least upper second class Honours, or equivalent demonstrated research capacity; or completion of the Graduate Diploma of Forensic Science of this University

Structure:

Independent, supervised investigation and research that results in the preparation of a substantial thesis. The thesis is examined by two eminent scholars external to the University.

Subjects you can Study:

Forensic science

Who for:

Students who wish to further their qualifications in any aspect of forensic science

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00126G

Related Careers:

Forensic Scientist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Crawley No info No Part time 2 years
Crawley No info No Full time 1 year

We recognise that the world is rapidly changing; that’s why our courses are designed to equip you for the careers of the future.

Established in 1911, UWA is recognised internationally as a top 100 research-intensive university. Its main campus is located next to the beautiful Swan River and just a few kilometres from the Perth CBD in Western Australia.

UWA has a broad research and teaching profile across a wide range of disciplines. Our course structure is based on globally successful models and is designed to ensure students gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in an international workplace. We offer a choice of more than 65 majors across five undergraduate degrees in Arts, Commerce, Biomedical Science, Science and Philosophy (Honours), ensuring subjects can be combined in a way to match career goals and personal interests. Students can also pursue a professional qualification at postgraduate level.

Our Perth campus is located on the Swan River, just 10 minutes from the city centre and close to many stunning beaches. The campus offers a range of cafes, bookshops, banks, a vibrant cultural precinct, social clubs and societies, a supportive Student Guild, and on- and off-campus accommodation options.

For international students, Perth’s warm, sunny climate and relaxed outdoor lifestyle make it the perfect location to reside while studying. Western Australia is also in the same time zone as many Asian countries, making it easier to keep in touch with family and friends.

We encourage all our domestic students to spend a semester on exchange and broaden their degrees by travelling overseas and studying at one of our 180+ internationally renowned partner institutions.

Whatever your field and degree level, you’ll have access to the university’s strong industry connections and alumni group. You’ll also gain practical first-hand work experience, get invited to a number of networking events, and in many cases receive training to prepare for the world of work.

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Visit us online: www.uwa.edu.au

Provider CRICOS: 00126G

 

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