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Forensic Investigation of Heritage Crime

Cranfield University

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
20000 GBP/year
10000 GBP/year
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About

Developed from discussions with cultural heritage bodies, NGOs, military and police, this Forensic Investigation of Heritage Crime course at Cranfield University will provide you with real world skills that will enhance your employability.

Overview

Over the last decade, heritage crime has become an increasing issue across the world. Efforts from the international heritage community to tackle crime against cultural property have highlighted the increasing demand for highly qualified and skilled subject matter experts.

Keeping our courses up-to-date and current requires constant innovation and change. The modules we offer reflect the needs of business and industry and the research interests of our staff and, as a result, may change or be withdrawn due to research developments, legislation changes or for a variety of other reasons. Changes may also be designed to improve the student learning experience or to respond to feedback from students, external examiners, accreditation bodies and industrial advisory panels.

Career

Key organisations have supported the need for further education within this field, due to the rise in crime and high demand for highly qualified subject matter experts. 

This Forensic Investigation of Heritage Crime course at Cranfield University aims to meet these demands and improve the employment prospects for students, and promotion prospects for existing heritage professionals. Heritage is a competitive, but expanding field, and the knowledge gained from this MSc should be of real world use to enhance your chances of employment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Courtroom Skills
  • Extended Essay
  • Fakes and Forgeries
  • International Heritage Crime
  • International Heritage Exercise
  • Investigation and Evidence Collection
  • Reasoning for Forensic Science
  • UK Heritage Crime
  • UK Heritage Exercise

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Although there are no set application deadlines, we recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place. 

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first or second class Honours degree or equivalent in forensic science or scientific discipline, or the professional equivalent. 
  • Students with other degrees who can show a knowledge of and interest in the scientific elements of the subject will also be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

EU:

  • PgDip Full-time: £8,000
  • PgCert Full-time: £5,000

International:

  • PgDip Full-time: £16,200
  • PgCert Full-time: £8,100

Funding

  • Conacyt (Consejo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnologia)
  • Postgraduate Loan from Student Finance England 
  • Santander MSc Scholarship
  • Chevening Scholarships
  • Cranfield Postgraduate Loan Scheme (CPLS) 
  • Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries
  • Future Finance Student Loans

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Forensic Investigation of Heritage Crime
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