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Project Management for Investigations FSCT 7120

Forensic Investigation Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

There are two management concepts that have historically tended to produce very successful outcomes when applied to any endeavour, including conducting complex criminal or civil investigations. These concepts, using the strength of teams and project management, each have followers. The focus of this course will be to expose you to both concepts to enable you to develop and experience an organized approach to any type of investigation.

Prerequisite(s)

  • Admission to a Forensic credential program or permission of the Program Coordinator.

Credits

3.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Define project goals and objectives.
  • Develop key performance indicators.
  • Develop a project plan using a software program like Microsoft Project.
  • Create a plan to acquire resources.
  • Conduct a risk assessment and how to mitigate risks in the project.
  • Examine the steps in executing the project and explain the importance of evaluation.
  • Discuss the importance of closing out the project.

Effective as of Winter 2024

Related Programs

Project Management for Investigations (FSCT 7120) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Forensic Investigation (Crime and Intelligence Analysis Option)
    Bachelor of Technology Part-time
  2. Forensic Investigation (Forensic Science Option)
    Advanced Certificate Part-time
  3. Forensic Investigation (Forensic Science Option)
    Bachelor of Technology Part-time

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