Bachelor of Accident Forensics

CQUniversity Australia

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00219C

This unique course will equip students with the skills to conduct and analyse accident investigations based on knowledge and techniques appropriate to accident forensics in road, rail, air, and industrial environments. The course will focus on a variety of areas including accident phenomenology, investigation methods, forensic engineering, accident analysis, human factors investigation, and occupational health and safety.


24 units (144 credit points).


  • Accident forensics

Standard entry requirements

Year 12 or equivalent. English language requirements apply.


It is expected that graduates will meet the education requirements for professional membership with the Safety Institute of Australia. Upon completion of field experience, students will also qualify to apply for professional grade membership with the Australian, New Zealand and International Society of Air Safety Investigators.

Study pathways

Students may continue their studies in accident forensics with postgraduate courses including Master of Advanced Safety Science Practice or Master of Safety Science (Specialistion).

Study information

Campus Fees Entry Mid year intake Attendance
CQUniversity Gladstone Marina International: $89,031
  • OP: 19/0
Yes No information available
CQUniversity Adelaide International: $89,031
  • OP: 19/0
Yes No information available
CQUniversity Mackay Ooralea International: $89,031
  • OP: 19/0
Yes No information available

Further information

Students are required to attend residential schools at CQUniversity Bundaberg. In addition, completion of industry work placement is also required. Recommended study: English (4,SA), Science. To find out more about CQUniversity's English language requirements visit

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