DIPLOMA IN CRIME INVESTIGATION

APPROVAL CODE

N/861/4/0040

ACCREDITATION

PA 12442

COURSE DURATION

2.6 YEARS

COURSE MODE

FULL TIME

The purpose of the Diploma Crime Investigation is to equip learners (from a variety of professional or interested backgrounds) with a basic understanding of this growing area from a range of perspectives. In addition, practical crime scene information will be considered, including crime scene management, offender profiling and fingerprinting, to name but three. These will be related to the various theories of crime and offending. At the end of the course, learners will have a detailed understanding of the nature of crime scene investigation and its various components.

Diploma in Crime Investigation the student will learn how to understand and record crime scene evidence that will assist in uncovering criminal activity. You will see case studies that demonstrate the importance of crime scene measurements, scaled drawings, photographing crime scenes, and preserving evidence. Students will grasp that with correct foundational theory and through proper collection of evidence, a crime scene can be reconstructed – and as a result – a theory can be formed about the crime.

  • PROGRAM AIMS
    • To expose students to crime investigation fields
    • To produce educated graduates who has strong knowledge and skills in investigation area
    • Anticipate in producing quality graduates that are ready to pursue higher education in forensic science, security and enforcement management or other related security field.
    • Student able to conduct crime investigation properly in order to solve crime problems
  • ENTRY REQUIREMENT
    • Pass in Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with a minimum of 3 credits
    • Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least got gred B in any three subjects include mathematics
    • Pass O-level or equivalent
    • Pass Certificate (Level 3-SKM) in any related field of study
    • Other equivalent qualification recognized by the Malaysian government
  • SUBJECT / COURSE STRUCTURE
    List of Course

    YEAR 1

    • Introduction to Crime and Society
    • Introduction to Law Enforcement
    • Introduction to Investigation
    • Introduction to Criminology
    • Introduction to Forensic Science
    • Corporate Fraud Investigation
    • Fire Investigation
    • Criminalistics
    • Criminal Investigation

    YEAR 2

    • Introduction to psychology
    • Interviewing & Interrogation: Theories, Techniques & Practices
    • Introduction to Criminal Justice System
    • Surveillance
    • Investigation management
    • Crime Scene Investigation
    • Introduction to Cyber Crimes
    • Decision Making and Control
  • CAREER OPPORTUNITY

    Employment opportunities are as per the following : 

    • Forensic scientist
    • Adjuster
    • Police officer
    • Fire fighter
    • Custom officer
    • Immigration officer
    • Private investigator
  • MARKET SECTOR
    • Criminal investigation sector
    • Forensic investigation sector
    • Security and enforcement sector

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