Botswana International University of Science And Technology2017 - 2021
Bsc Forensic Science, Biochemistry
A Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree in Forensic Science is an undergraduate program that focuses on the scientific principles and techniques used in the investigation and analysis of evidence related to crimes and legal proceedings. It combines knowledge from various scientific disciplines, such as biology, chemistry, physics, and mathematics, to examine and interpret evidence found at crime scenes.
The program typically covers a wide range of topics related to forensic science, including crime scene investigation, fingerprint analysis, DNA profiling, toxicology, forensic chemistry, forensic biology, forensic anthropology, forensic entomology, ballistics, and forensic psychology. Students learn about the collection, preservation, and analysis of physical evidence, as well as the legal and ethical aspects of forensic work.
The curriculum usually includes a combination of theoretical coursework, laboratory sessions, practical exercises, and hands-on training in forensic techniques and procedures. Students gain knowledge and skills in the use of specialized tools, equipment, and software commonly employed in forensic investigations