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.
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Understand the origins of stress and shock waves and apply experimental techniques and analysis to evaluate and interpret shock data.
At a glance
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- Duration5 days
- LocationCranfield campus
- Cost£1,750 Concessions available
Course structureOne course per year. Each course lasts for 5 days.
What you will learn
On successful completion of this module you should be able to:
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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.
Who should attend
This course is aimed at non-specialists from a variety of backgrounds who would like to learn the fundamental principles of forensic firearms and ballistic investigations.
An appropriate degree or relevant work experience within a forensic field are required.
AccreditationThe course is a module of the Forensic Modular Masters Programme, which is accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
£1,750 - Company (anyone being paid for by their company).
£875 - Individual (anyone paying for themselves to attend).
£435 - Student (a current student from any university or a former student of Cranfield University).
Accommodation options and pricesPlease contact us for information regarding accommodation.
Location and travel
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