(Short Course) Introduction to Facial Reconstruction

Course details

  • Duration 1 day
  • Location Wrexham
facial reconstruction

Why choose this course?

This one-day short course is designed to introduce and develop the underpinning principles of forensic anthropology and forensic artistry utilised in forensic facial reconstruction. Students will cover the key scientific knowledge and creative practical applications in order to successfully restore a face to human remains.

Key course features

  • Take part in a range of lectures and practical workshops delivered intensively over a single day.
  • Challenge your prior knowledge and awareness of the subject through discussion seminars.
  • Develop independent and team working skills.

What you will study

  • An Introduction to Forensic Facial Reconstruction
  • Identification of Sex using the Skull
  • Identification of Age at Death using the Skull
  • 2D Facial Reconstruction
  • Case Studies
  • 3D Facial Reconstruction using Clay

Entry requirements & applying

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Teaching & Assessment

Students will produce a portfolio containing a range of material relating to forensic facial reconstruction and the anthropological and artistic skills that underpin it. This will include but is not limited to a 2D and 3D reconstruction of a human face.

Fees & funding


Course dates

Monday 17th January 2022 (WGU students only)

Saturday 9th April 2022

Wednesday 13th July 2022

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