Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Forensic Science

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Course summary

This course is a practical-based course designed to train you in the most up-to-date methods of forensic theory and practice, including crime scene investigation. This course is flexible - On completion of the FdSc in Forensic Science students may enrol on the second year of BSc (Hons) Forensic Science and gain an honours degree with two further years of study. A fast-track option also exists for students who perform well in year one of the FdSc. • • Why study Forensic Science at Nottingham Trent University? • • • Get experience that counts. Our courses are hands-on in nature, giving you the maximum exposure to the forensic process. This will look great on your CV and be valuable if you decide to continue studying for a BSc qualification. • We have inspiring learning environments. You will learn in some of the best teaching labs in the UK and we have an on-campus Crime Scene Training facility to take your practical skills to the next level. • You'll be ready to start. All new students will be provided with Crime Scene Investigation personal protection equipment (PPE), lab coats and safety equipment.

Course details

How to apply

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This course is not eligible for International Students who require a Tier 4 Visa to study in the UK

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Science/Numerate subjects we consider are: Biology / Human Biology / Physics / Maths / Further Maths / Core Maths / Use Of Maths / Environmental Science / PE / Sport Science. We also consider equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact Nottingham Trent University Admissions team for further information.

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Fees and funding

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Additional fee information

Tuition fees for 2023 entry are yet to be confirmed. As a guide and to enable you to plan your finances, the fees for Home undergraduate students for 2022 are £9250. The current expectation is that the University may increase this for future and subsequent years of study in line with inflation and as specified by the Government.
Forensic Science at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS