Elements of this Module will be undertaken at Cranfield University at Shrivenham located on the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom. Security clearance will be required if this module is selected. Please refer to our entry requirements section for more details, or see further about security clearance for Cranfield at Shrivenham.
Please go to the 'Upgrade to a professional qualification' section for more information.
At a glance
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- Duration5 days
- LocationCranfield campus
What you will learnOn successful completion of this module you should be able to:
• Evaluate available protection systems for a given threat
• Assess potential wounding/injury/damage for a given threat
• Apply testing and analytical methodologies for current/future projectile defeat
• Penetrating, blunt and blast injuries
• Tissue simulants
• Metallic and non-metallic armours
• Analytical modelling
• Numerical modelling
Upgrade to a professional qualification
This course will be taught at Masters standard as it is one of the modules that comprise the postgraduate Forensic Modular Masters Programme. Registering for this Short Course for Credit and successfully passing the associated assessment will gain you 10 Cranfield credits. These could then be used to apply for a transfer towards a PgCert/PgDip or MSc in the Forensic Programme should you wish to complete one of these courses within 5 years.
Find out more about short course credit points.
Who should attend
To attend this course you must have completed the pre-requisite of Introduction to Shock and Impact (cranfield.ac.uk) or have sufficient experience and qualifications to prove that you have a good knowledge of the subject.
The course is a module of the Forensic Modular Masters Programme, which is accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
- Sponsored by company £1925.00
- Individual £965.00
- Alumni £485.00
Accommodation options and prices
This course is non-residential. If you would like to book accommodation on campus, please contact Mitchell Hall or Cranfield Management Development Centre directly. Further information about our on campus accommodation can be found here. Alternatively you may wish to make your own arrangements at a nearby hotel.
Location and travel
Situated close to Milton Keynes and Bedford, the Cranfield campus is situated in Wharley End, very close to Cranfield village, and is about 10 minutes from the M1 motorway. There is rail and road access to most major airports as well as coach and train stations. Cranfield campus also has its own airport for private executive business travel.
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