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Forensic Science (Forensic Biology) MSc

Forensic Science (Forensic Biology) MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Forensic Science (Non-Medical) Biology (General)

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This course provides postgraduate education in Forensic Science with a further specialisation in DNA/Body fluids; which is the main discipline of Forensic Biology. Forensic Science involves the use of scientific techniques and principles to address questions of interest to a court of law. This course aims to provide you with an overview of forensic science in general, following the crime scene to court model. This includes a series of crime scene exercises in our crime scene facilities, covering strategies for crime scene examination and an exploration of techniques associated with crime scene examination.

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

21-SEP-20

Modules

This module will use simulated case data in the relevant subject speciality. The students will be expected to identify and critically evaluate the most up to date forensic literature in order to interpret, write-up and report the case in a mock court room exercise as an expert witness.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

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Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

A minimum of a lower second class honours degree in any science related subject or equivalent is required.