Monday, 27 March 2017

Prospective Students


MASTER OF SCIENCE PROGRAM IN FORENSIC SCIENCE(INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Master's
Faculty FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Website http://www.sc.mahidol.ac.th
Revision Date October 12, 2012

Degree Designation

MASTER OF SCIENCE(Forensic Science)

Additional advantages of the programme

1. Courses are designed so that students can graduate in one year.
2. Students can choose to undertake research in well known forensic science laboratories
overseas.

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

1. hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or Biology or other related fields, or a 
qualification deemed by the Programme Committee to be equivalent;
2. have a grade point average of at least 2.50 or have professional experience in forensic science;
3. not have a criminal record. (If convicted of a crime during the time of study, the candidate will be
expelled.) 
4. Candidates having relevant professional experience may be admitted at the discretion of the Programme Director;

Curriculum Structure

Plan A2
Required Courses 22            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Thesis 12            Credits
Total not less than 40            Credits

Job option after graduation

1. Forensic scientist Central Institute of Forensic Science Thailand, Ministry of Justice
2. Scientist Office of Forensic Science, Royal Thai Police
3. Analyst ,Researcher working for Governmental Agencies and Private Sectors.

Course Requirements

Plan A2

Required Courses Credit
SCID518 : GENERIC SKILLS IN SCIENCE RESEARCH 1
SCFS501 : CRIME SCENE AND SEARCH 4
SCFS503 : PROFESSIONAL ASPECTS OF FORENSIC SCIENCE 2
SCFS505 : DNA TECHNOLOGY IN FORENSIC SCIENCE I 4
SCFS507 : DETECTION AND ANALYSIS OF DRUGS ABUSE I 4
SCFS518 : CRIMINALISTICS 3
SCFS521 : SEMINAR IN FORENSIC SCIENCE 1
SCFS526 : EVIDENCE-BASED EVALUATION 1
SCFS527 : BLOODSTAIN PATTERN ANALYSIS 2
Elective Courses Credit
SCFS504 : STATISTICS FOR FORENSIC SCIENCE 2
SCFS506 : DNA TECHNOLOGY IN FORENSIC SCIENCE II 4
SCFS508 : DETECTION AND ANALYSIS OF DRUGS ABUSE II 2
SCFS510 : DETECTION AND ANALYSIS OF EXPLOSIVE MATERIALS 2
SCFS511 : HAIR AND FIBRE ANALYSIS 4
SCFS516 : TOXICOLOGY 2
SCFS517 : ALCOHOL 2
SCFS519 : SELECTED TOPICS IN FORENSIC SCIENCE 2
SCFS520 : CURRENT TOPICS IN FORENSIC SCIENCE 2
SCFS522 : SELECTED TOPICS IN FORENSIC MEDICINE 2
SCFS523 : PRINCIPLES OF EXPLOSIVE AND FIRE SCENE INVESTIGATION 1
SCFS524 : FINGERPRINTS 1
SCFS528 : DETECTION OF QUESTIONED DOCUMENTS 2
SCFS529 : FORENSIC ANALYSIS OF HANDWRITING 2
SCFS530 : DECTECTION OF FOOTWEAR MARKS 2
SCFS531 : DETECTION OF TOOL MARKS 2
SCFS532 : DECTECTION OF IMPRESSIONS AND MARKS 1
SCFS533 : DETECTION OF ARSON ACCELERANTS 2
Thesis Credit
SCFS698 : THESIS 12