Crime Scenes (CSI)

Become a crime scene investigator who has theoretical knowledge, practical professionally skills, and abilities to coordinate crime scene responsibilities.

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The program graduates crime scene investigators who have theoretical knowledge, practical professionally skills, and abilities to coordinate crime scene responsibilities.

The program enhances the knowledge, skills, and standards in crime scene forensics as well as the overall quality of crime investigation within policing organisation in the United Arab Emirates. Graduates have a broad perspective on key theories, models, and issues related to policing operations and crime scene investigation practices. Topics include fingerprinting, photography, and crime scene forensics, management, and coordination.

  • Have relevant technological skills, knowledge, and abilities for employment in SSDEC sector.
  • Work and communicate effectively in a team to achieve common goals.
  • Apply standard, ethical practices, procedures, and technologies to process a crime scene.
  • Expand knowledge and capabilities through continuing education, certification, or other lifelong learning opportunities.
  • Fulfil civic duties and responsibilities through local, national, or global service.

By successfully completing the Diploma Crime Scene program, a graduate has the following competencies:

 

  • Explain the role of Crime Scene staff in the investigative and criminal justice process and define how crime scene investigation contributes to the delivery of operational policing and performance
  • Explain why and how crimes occur and their impact on society in the UAE
  • Explain the scientific principles which underpin crime scenes investigations
  • Analyse a crime scene, identify investigative opportunities and apply forensic theories to the crime scene
  • List the impact of crime on victims, witnesses, policing and UAE society
  • Prepare and present appropriate documentation in support of a crime scenes
  • List the skills and competencies required for a position in crime scenes
  • Work as an effective team member in their respective areas within the crime scene discipline
  • Apply standard procedures in the coordination of a crime scene team and critically assess performance when carrying out tasks at a crime scene.
  • Identify areas for personal and professional development within the area of crime scene discipline

64cr Diploma Qualification

Semester 1Semester 2
CodeName

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CodeName

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GE1162Introduction to Study Skills

3

CSI101Introduction to Forensic Photography

3

GE1190Business Arabic

2

CSI103Introduction to Fingerprints

3

GE1130Organizational Behaviour

3

CSI211Introduction to Fire Investigation

3

CSI223Introduction to Criminology

3

CSI212Introduction to Sexual Offences and Crime Scenes

3

CSI225Introduction to Police Leadership

3

CSI102Introduction Crime Scene Forensics

3

Semester 3Semester 4
CodeName

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CodeName

Crdt

CSI222Law and Criminal Justice Studies

3

CSI221Effective Criminal Investigation

3

CSI213Crime Scene Coordination

3

CSI214Crime Scene Forensic Photography

3

CSI224Human Rights, Ethics and Policing

3

CSI215Crime Scene Forensics

3

IS1260Islamic Studies

2

CSI216Fingerprint Evidence –Theory to Practice

3

CSI226Child Protection

3

GE1170Science of CBRN

3

CSI100Managing the Crime Scene

3

SEC290Innovative Project in SSDEC

3