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.
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- 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 Criminology View 133 other Masters in Criminology 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.
International13350 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13350 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA10650 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10650 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
- Part time Home/EU: £5325 per year
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