The Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Science from University of Auckland is an advanced qualification designed for students who have an undergraduate degree in science or technology related topics. It provides graduates with specialised knowledge and skills in the field of forensic science.
Taught at the School of Chemical Sciences, the PGDipForensic covers a broad range of topics. From DNA analysis to the development of new molecules to aid in the visualisation of fingerprint residues, students will learn about forensic data, chemical analysis, forensic biology and the statistical treatment of forensic data.
The PGDipForensic prepares graduates for employment in the forensic science field.
Jobs related to this programme
- Document examiner
- ESR technician
- Fingerprint examiner
- Forensic geologist
- Forensic scientist
- Laboratory technician
- Pharmaceutical representative
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- Statistics and Molecular Biology for Forensic Science
- Techniques and Applications for Forensic Science
- Environmental Forensic Science
- Project in Forensic Science
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesForensic Science Molecular Sciences Biochemistry View 12 other Masters in Molecular Sciences in New Zealand
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You must have completed an undergraduate degree in science at a recognised university (or similar institution) with a GPE of 4.0.
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International29666 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 29666 USD per year during 12 months.
National6372 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6372 USD per year during 12 months.
- Domestic: NZ$9,565.20
- International: NZ$44,526
Living costs for Auckland
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.