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Forensic Science

University of Technology Sydney

Postgraduate Certificate On Campus
6 months
840 AUD/credit
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The Graduate Certificate in Forensic Science from University of Technology Sydney is suitable for those seeking a scientific qualification to assist them to gain entry into further forensic science studies, as well as for those who are already employed in a scientific field but wish to gain new specialised skills to advance their area of expertise.

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The Graduate Certificate in Forensic Science from University of Technology Sydney enhances career prospects by providing opportunities to extend knowledge beyond a first degree. It provides the opportunity to extend or renew scientific knowledge and professional skills that are important to career advancement.


The course provides a backbone of skills important to a professional forensic scientist; be they engaged in research, science business, industries or government organisations.

Programme Structure

  • The course requires 24 credit points of study.
  • 16 credit points will be chosen from the core discipline subjects and 8 credit points from the professional stream subjects.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 6 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 098064G

  • Applicants must have completed a UTS recognised bachelor's degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification, or submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.
  • Entry into the course requires the completion of a bachelor's, master's, graduate diploma or graduate certificate qualification in chemical sciences, biochemistry and cell biology, human biology, forensic science or medical science.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    840 AUD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 840 AUD per credit and a duration of 6 months.


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