During the Forensic Science course at University of Wolverhampton you will study a number of core and optional theory and practical based modules over two semesters with an extended research project in the third semester.
Typical modules include: Professional Skills in Forensic Science, Forensic Entomology, Forensic Anthropology, Evidence Gathering at Fire Scenes, Investigating Drug Crime: from Scene to Court, Forensic Mark Comparison, Research Methods, Research project.
Potential Career Paths
This course will equip you with the relevant scientific and transferable skills for a range of employment options in the forensic science sector including independent providers of forensic analysis, police scientific work, insurance companies, or in the forensic analysis of foods and water or in other laboratory-based work.
- Professional Skills in Forensic Science
- Research Methods
- Evidence Gathering at Fire Scenes
- Fingerprint identification, CCTV comparison and NABIS
- Forensic Anthropology
- Forensic Entomology and Taphonomy
- Forensic Genetics
- Human Identification from Physical Characteristics
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Direct applications can be made any time prior to the course start date but we will need sufficient time to process it.
DisciplinesForensic Science Natural Sciences Genetics View 117 other Masters in Forensic Science in United Kingdom
- Minimum of a second class Honours degree (or equivalent) in Forensic Science or in a related subject with acceptable content of Chemistry or Biology.
International14950 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14950 GBP per year during 12 months.
National11000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 12 months.
- Home - Part-time - £5500 per year
Living costs for Wolverhampton
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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