This course has been formulated with the aim to provide an introduction and orientation to the functioning of the Indian Criminal Justice delivery system, and the role forensic science plays in this process. With the use of case studies, mock crime scene and various practicals, it gives the students the opportunity to hone in the basic skills necessary for investigation.
This course is apt for all interested professionals from the fields of Police, Security, Legal Management, Media, Sociology as well as any citizen or student keen to learn more about forensic science and the law.
Foundations of Criminal Law, Crime Scenes & Crime Scene Processing
Ethics and Research Methods
Investigation Procedures – Crime Scene to Courtroom
Forensic Biology, DNA and Immunology
Emerging Trends in Forensic Science
End of year project & Moot Court
Dr. (Ms.) Pushpa Sinkar (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ms. Riva Pocha (email@example.com)
Ms. Sejal Gupta (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ms. Alethea Vaz (email@example.com)
Minimum HSC certificate or equivalent with a 60% grade
Selection Method: Merit based & Interview
Duration: One Academic year (July 2023 to April 2024); Part-time