• Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
  • Precio:
    UK/ROI/Channel Islands: £9,250 per year
    International: £16,500 per year
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  • Comienzo:
    Septiembre 2024
  • Lugar:
    Reino Unido
  • Duración:
    3 Años
  • Titulación:
    BSc (Hons) Forensic Biology (with Foundation Year option)


Whether it’s working on criminal investigations to analyse crime scenes and identify victims, working in the field of endangered species to identify illegal trading, or investigating diseases, Forensic Biologists are in growing demand


104 - 120 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. Foundation year: 48-72 UCAS tariff points.

International entry requirements:
If English is not your first language you´ll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with minimum 5.5 in each of the components or equivalent.


Taught by leading academics, experienced practitioners and a range of professional guest lecturers, you will develop a comprehensive grounding in forensic biology.
Take part in invaluable lab and fieldwork experience, including mock crime scenes and disasters and live-fire exercises in your final year
Use sophisticated lab and field equipment to collect and analyse biological evidence, write detailed logs and reports, and even collaborate with staff on current forensic research projects
Pick from subject modules that suit your own interests, passions, and career goals in your second and final year
Gain valuable work experience on your placement if you choose to take one and improve your chances of gaining employment after you graduate.
100% of graduates felt academic staff on this course were good at explaining things.


Foundation year
Core units
Academic Study Skills
Introduction to Biology
Introduction to Psychology
Mathematics in Science
Foundation Year Project

Year 1
Core units
Forensic Research Skills
Cell Biology
Diversity of Life
Human Anatomy & Physiology
Introduction to Forensic Investigation

Year 2
Core units
Forensic Biology
Crime Scene
Forensic Law & Practice
Forensic Science

Option units
Semester 2 (choose one)
Advanced Cell Biology
Case Studies in Forensic Science
Evolutionary Biology
Introduction to Toxicology

Optional placement year
You may choose to complete an optional 30-week (minimum) or a short five-week industrial work placement. You’ll get an opportunity to include a period of academic study during this time. The placement year offers a chance to gain experience and make contacts for the future.

Final year
Core units
Advanced Forensic Science
Advanced Topics in Genetics
Independent Research Project

Option units
Semester 1 (choose one)
Environmental Forensics
Forensic Toxicology

Semester 2 (choose one):
Forensic Entomology

Salidas profesionales

Collision Investigator
Biological Scientist
Junior Forensic Examiner
Lab Technician

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