Criminal Investigation MSc/PGDip/PGCert

The MSc has been designed to provide an in-depth study of Criminal Investigation, and develop critical and analytical skills involving the principles, practices and techniques of Criminal Investigation. The aims of the programmes are to; equip students with the knowledge and practical skills to operate as a crime investigator and manager in serious and complex cases, develop critical and analytical skills involving the principles, practices and techniques of crime investigation in serious and complex cases, develop competence in research methods and the presentation of information, develop skills in solving problems both independently and as a team member commensurate with Level 7.

Course syllabus:

  1. Research Methods

  2. Fraud Investigation

  3. Complex Case Management

  4. Research in Practice

  5. Homicide Investigation