University of Wolverhampton
This course develops knowledge and understanding of the underlying theories and their practical application in fire investigation. Students also experience extensive practical experience of the major techniques, methodologies and approaches used in fire investigation. In addition, students develop their skills in critical thinking using a range of academic paradigms by undertaking an extensive research project in the field of fire investigation.
Applicants are expected to hold a good upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a subject appropriate to the course. Such courses could include any of the sciences (as well as engineering). Consideration and advanced standing will be given to those who are already experienced practitioners in a relevant field, but who lack formal qualifications that would be the normal entry requirement. Non-native English speakers should be looking at IELTS score with a minimum value of 6.5.
Modules include: fire science and building construction; evidence gathering at fire scenes; fire scene investigation practical; interpretation of fire scenes and report writing; research methods; research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 11,960 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Campus||Wolverhampton||WV1 1SB||West Midlands|
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