About me

2nd year Forensic Student at UNISA
Single mom to a unicorn child
Slave to a bitchy ginger cat and a fetch obsessed dog
Illustrator and aspiring children’s book author
Barefoot hippy
Discombobulated stationery whore
Coffee addict with a love for books
Notebook and mug collector
Still waiting for my Hogwarts letter

Current modules | Year 2 | Semester 1

FOR1502

Investigation of Selected Crimes and Transgressions

Purpose : The purpose of this module is for students to gain a general understanding regarding the investigation of selected crimes and transgressions, namely intimidation, perjury, absenteeism, misuse of company property, sexual harassment, nepotism and racism within the ambit of the South African criminal justice system, common law, statutory law and company policies. This module is focused on practical detective work and not the forensic laboratory scientist.

FOR2601

Forensic Methods and Techniques II (Module A)

Purpose : This module will be useful to students in the private and public investigation environments who make use of forensic investigation methods, techniques and concepts during the investigative process. A person credited with this module will be able to apply the following appropriate methods and techniques during a forensic investigation of a crime or other incident: • Display professional conduct through a forensic investigation into criminal/civil transgressions/incidents within the private and public investigation environment. • Demonstrate an understanding of advanced investigative principles and procedures required for a successful forensic investigation into criminal/civil transgressions/incidents.

FOR2602

Forensic Methods and Techniques II (Module B)

Purpose : This module will be useful for students to gain insight and develop forensic investigation competencies with regard to forensic investigation methods, techniques and concepts in private and public investigation environment. A person credited with this module will be able to conduct a successful investigation and compile the necessary docket/case file/reports and be able to use the relevant recording resources when capturing information.

FOR2608

Information Gathering

Purpose : This module will be useful to students in the field of corporate, private and public service law enforcement agencies who gather information during the investigation process and who need to develop competencies to successfully investigate crimes, transgressions or irregularities within the ambit of the South African constitution. The processes for the gathering of information will inform students how to apply the principles of humanising the law, social responsibility and Ubuntu.

INS1502

Developing Information Skills for Lifelong Learning

Purpose : To be able to plan for information tasks and effectively locate, evaluate and organise information needed for expository writing, and to apply this knowledge and skills in completing information tasks such as academic essays and assignments.

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