Postgraduate Course: Forensic Medicine and Science Casebook (FREN11042)
|School||Deanery of Molecular, Genetic and Population Health Sciences
||College||College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||A case book containing at least 6 themed cases based on the candidates' professional forensic employment incorporating a reflective element, critical analysis and ability to disseminate reports within a professional and academic community.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
|| It is RECOMMENDED that students have passed
Forensic Medicine (FREN11029) AND
Forensic Science (FREN11030) AND
Medicine (MBCH11002) AND
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| Candidates will be required to supply their own IT facilities, including the provision of appropriate internet connection. All costs associated with the production of the casebook will be met by the student.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2015/16, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Dissertation/Project Supervision Hours 20,
Online Activities 50,
Summative Assessment Hours 160,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Assessment will be according the Regulations governing the examination of Masters Disserations.
|No Exam Information
| -Quality and high standards of professional work.
-Reflective and critical analysis of their case work.
-Understanding and appreciation of their role within the Criminal Justice and/or medicolegal System.
-Promotion of the highest ethical and behavioural standards.
-Ability to disseminate work effectively to academic and professional colleagues.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||The course support and access to resources is online (webct).
Candidates will be required to work independently as they write their casebook.
|Keywords||Forensic Casebook Medicine Science Jurisprudence
|Course organiser||Dr Alex Graham
Tel: (0131 6)50 2979
|Course secretary||Miss Angela Penman
Tel: (0131 6)51 5301
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