It will give you a broad introduction into the subject, and will utilise highly practical and hands-on sessions, aiming to produce forensic experts capable of giving expert witness testimonies in a courtroom situation and elsewhere.
The course allows you to flexibly choose a number of elective modules to suit your prospective career. You can choose from a list of different capabilities within the scope of the course, whether than be Hazardous materials, counter-improvised electrical devices (IED) investigation or firearms and their investigation.
Some of this Forensic Explosive and Explosion Investigation MSc will be delivered at Cranfield University at Shrivenham located on the Defence Academy of the United Kingdom. Security clearance will be required as part of the application process. Please refer to our entry requirements section for more details, or see further about security clearance for Cranfield at Shrivenham.
The MSc of this course is accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.
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- Students are required to take eight core modules and choose three elective modules based on their particular background, future requirements or interests. This is followed by a four-month research project or thesis. Some modules for this MSc may be taught at Cranfield University at Shrivenham.
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- 11 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Although there are no set application deadlines, we recommend that you apply as early as possible to secure your place.
DisciplinesMaterials Science & Engineering Forensic Science Terrorism & Security View 112 other Masters in Forensic Science in United Kingdom
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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.
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International20000 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20000 GBP for the full programme during 11 months.
National10000 GBP/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10000 GBP for the full programme during 11 months.
Living costs for Cranfield
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.