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BSc (Hons)Forensic Science

Northumbria University
United Kingdom, Newcastle
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Overview

Developing fundamental knowledge and skilled laboratory techniques, you will graduate from this course with the ability to tackle complex scientific problems with confidence, skill and maturity.

Learning from experienced forensic practitioners, you will develop the skills you need to analyse and interpret results obtained during the forensic examination process. You will have significant hands-on laboratory experience in, for example, blood pattern interpretation, DNA analysis and trace evidence examination.

This course will introduce the scientific principles and practical techniques that are used in crime scenes and laboratories to allow you to locate, examine and interpret evidential material required by the criminal justice system.

Career opportunities

We offer an innovative approach to work-based learning. The curriculum has been designed for the development of specific subject knowledge and practical skills in forensic science while providing opportunities for personal and professional development. The valuable transferable skills that you will gain in these modules include critical thinking, effective group work, data mining through use of electronic and classical sources of information, record-keeping, problem solving, independent learning, communication of ideas to various audiences and project management.

Our current alumni are working in roles within the police, forensic science laboratories and analytical chemistry laboratories, as well as in further postgraduate studies.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States