Forensic Anthropology Masters course at Liverpool John Moores University combines physical anthropological knowledge and the application of forensic methods and techniques. The discipline is used by the justice system to solve cases where a missing person or an unknown murder victim is involved.
Completing this MSc degree will give you the skills to continue into academic research or forge a career as a Forensic Anthropologist. Employment opportunities may be available with the Police, Serious Organised Crime Agency and MI5. The Natural History Museum is one of many museums who employ forensic anthropologists and you could also consider graduate schemes within the public sector with, for example: the National Government Development Programme, Civil Service, NHS Management Training Scheme and NHS Clinical Scientist Training Programme.
- Human Identification and Forensic DNA
- Taphonomy and Trauma Analysis
- Law and Court Room Skills
- Forensic Research Methods
- Dental Anthropology
- Forensic Bioscience
- Advanced Osteology and Skeletal Pathology
- Fire Investigation
- Archaeological Field Skills
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesAnthropology Forensic Science View 131 other Masters in Anthropology in United Kingdom
- a good second class honours degree in a relevant scientific discipline such as anthropology, anatomy or forensic science
- an academic reference
- alternative qualifications, coupled with a significant period of relevant work experience
- RPL is accepted on this programme
- International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate
- International students entering on a Tier 4 visa cannot study part-time
International16600 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16600 GBP per year during 12 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.