QQI Level 5 in Applied Science Laboratory Techniques 5M3807
Graduates may pursue degree courses such as Digital Forensics and Computer Forensics at ITB or Waterford IT. Students can progress onto the level 8 QQI award in Applied Social Studies at ITB. Graduates may also progress onto many other degrees at level 7 and 8 in Universities and IT or private colleges around the country, along with progression options to the UK. Future areas of employment can include Forensic Medical Examiner, Forensic Engineer, Crime Scene Investigator, Crime Laboratory Analyst. Alternatively, students may progress directly into employment.
ITB: BN034 / TU863 Digital Forensics and Cyber Security (Level 8, 4 Years) Tallaght IT: TA326 / TU864 DNA and Forensic Analysis (Level 8, 4 Years) Waterford: WD161 Computer Forensics and Security (Level 8, 4 Years) ITB: BN107 / TU991 Applied Social Studies (Level 8, 4 Years)
APPLIED SCIENCE LABORATORY TECHNIQUES 5M3807
WHAT IS FORENSIC SCIENCE?
This one-year course will introduce students to the basic principles of forensic science. Students will participate in laboratory work, with a particular focus on how evidence is collected and analysed for use in legal cases. Participants will gain a knowledge of the link between the sciences and how these are put to use in the Irish legal system.
The following modules will be offered in 2020, subject to availability and demand:
• Anatomy and Physiology
• Criminal Law
• Lab skills
• Work Experience
Leaving Cert or LCA
Mature Students of all backgrounds
Other equivalent qualification
All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications
Apply directly at www.dunboynecollege.ie
NEW COURSE 2020 - 2021