University of Technology Sydney

65644 Fire and Explosion Investigation

Requisite(s): 65342 Crime Scene Investigation
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 65742 Fire and Explosion Investigation


This subject covers the application of the principles of crime scene investigation to the specialised area of fire and explosion investigations. The content provided in the subject demonstrates how a systematic, scientific examination of a fire or explosion scene can lead to the establishment of the origin and cause of the incident. Students learn how a hypothesis and evidence base developed during a scene examination may be applied to solve investigative or legal questions.

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Spring session, City campus

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