Forensic Bioscience, M.Sc. | Liverpool John Moores University | Liverpool, United Kingdom
12 months
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17400 GBP/year
9710 GBP/year
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About

This Masters-level Forensic Bioscience course from Liverpool John Moores University is ideal for forensic science practitioners and science graduates with its state-of-the-art facilities and research-informed curriculum.

Overview

The Forensic Bioscience MSc course from Liverpool John Moores University  attracts graduates from disciplines including biology, zoology, biochemistry and forensic science, as well as those working in DNA Analysis, forensic biology, anthropology and the environmental sector. Indeed, anyone interested in the molecular and biological aspects of forensics will appreciate this programme.

You will explore emerging and specialist disciplines as well as extending your understanding of current and biological techniques and practice. Developing analytical, critical and problem solving skills, you will become a creative problem solver. You will also enhance your independent research skills, going on to enjoy excellent career development opportunities in forensic and analytical biosciences.

Career

The Forensic Bioscience department has an impressive range of national and international industry contacts and works closely with local police forces.

Numerous career paths are available including forensic practice, working in biology-based industries, the NHS, trading standards and teaching and lecturing in schools, colleges and universities. Further possibilities include roles working with diagnostic products, proficiency testing, quality assurance, reference standards and genomics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Forensic Bioscience
  • Law and Court Room Skills
  • Research Methods
  • Bioanalytical Techniques
  • Forensic Research Methods 
  • Fire Investigation 
  • Trace Evidence Analysis 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

a minimum 2:2 honours degree in a relevant science, including forensic science

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Pearson requirements 58-64 (Min. 51 in each component for UKVI Purposes)
  • RPL is accepted on this course
  • If you have applied to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU, you should check if you require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Please contact LJMU’s International Admissions Team for further details

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17400 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9710 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9710 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Liverpool

556 - 1035 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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