Master of Science (Forensic Science) by research are offered to produce more forensic professionals specializing in the various fields of forensic science. They also provide opportunities for lifelong learning and assist the efforts to profesionalised experts in forensic science with advance academic degrees in line with the advancement of forensic sciences and technologies as well as meeting elevated standard of forensic science services.
To cater for the needs of the students with different undergraduate background, a wide range of forensic sciences fields including criminology, forensic drug analysis, forensic anthropology, forensic document examination, forensic fire invesitgation, DNA profiling, forensic toxicology, and phyiscal evidence are offered. In general, the study involves literature review, proposal presentation, planning and conducting experimental works, research progress presentation, preparation and submission of research articles, and finally submission of thesis for examination.
Corresponding to the mission of School of Health Sciences, the Master of Science (Forensic Science) provide exemplary forensic science research experience with the aims to
- nurture intellectual and professional forensic science graduates.
- produce forensic science graduates who are responsible and possess high ethical standards.
- transform knowledge to develop and sustain social well-being.
- Forensic Psychology
- Forensic Chemistry
- Forensic Biology
- Forensic Anthropology
- Environmental Forensic
- Forensic Document Examination
- DNA Profiling
- Forensic Toxicology
- Forensic Drug Analysis
- Physical Evidence
- Fire Investigation
- Forensic Food Analysis