Forensic Science and Criminology

Anglia Ruskin University
Em Cambridge (Reino Unido)

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • Cambridge (Reino Unido)
  • Duração:
    3 Years

The main aims of this degree are to: Give you a thorough grounding in both the theoretical and practical aspects of forensic science. Enable you to carry out investigations and research, and to assess the reliability of your results.

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Requisitos: Required subject(s): GCE A-level Grade C Biology OR Chemistry GCSE(s) Required: English grade C (or equivalent) We welcome applications from International and EU students. There are country-specific entry requirements.


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Início Localização
01 outubro 2016
Cambridge Campus, East Road, CB1 1PT, Cambridgeshire , Reino Unido
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Course overview

Forensic Science is the application of scientific disciplines and techniques that may be used to produce evidence acceptable in a court of law. Recent advances in Forensic Science, most famously in DNA analysis, have combined to greatly increase the investigating powers of practising forensic scientists, making this a field of increasing importance and relevance.

This academically challenging course delves into some important and fascinating areas of science. The real focus of this course though is on providing you with the practical skills used by professionals within the field which should make you very attractive to a range of potential employers.

Year one core modules

  • Introduction to Forensic Methodologies
  • Introduction to Biology and Forensic Chemistry
  • Physical and Quantitative Chemistry for Forensic Scientists.

Year two core modules

  • Introduction to Analytical Chemistry and Laboratory Quality Management
  • The Forensic Analysis of DNA and Biological Material
  • Spectroscopic Techniques for Forensic Science
  • Project Preparation
  • Scene Laboratory Investigation

Year three core modules

  • Advanced Forensic Methodologies
  • Undergraduate Major Project


Assessment is via a mix of examination, essays, work portfolios, presentations, poster presentations, role play and evaluation of work from practical classes.

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Career opportunities: This course, whilst aimed at preparing you for a career in the forensic science industry, will also provide you with the ability and skills to undertake other careers which could include teaching, insurance industry and the legal profession.