Staffordshire University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Forensic Investigation

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Course summary

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Our Forensic Investigation degree gives you the skills required for a career with the police, forensic providers, or investigative and intelligence agencies. Our Forensic Investigation degree is ideal for those who have a strong interest in criminalistics, forensics, crime scene science and evidence analysis. We will equip you for a career working with the police, a forensic provider or any other investigative or intelligence agency, such as the Home Office, HM Customs and Excise. Our industry standard facilities include a crime scene house, specialist laboratories and equipment to capture fibre evidence and fingerprinting. On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: MSci Forensic Investigation

Course details

Modules

Year 1 Core: Introduction to Forensic Science, Introduction to Policing, Science for Justice, Techniques of Scientific Investigation, Crime Scene Documentation Year 2 Core: Methods of Crime Detection, Bodies of Evidence, Forensic Investigative Skills, Research and Professional Skills Year 3 Core: Expert Witness and Legal System, Independent Research Project, Investigating and Reporting Crime Scenes Year 4 Core: Advanced Research Methods, Advanced Investigative Techniques, Forensic and Crime Science Placement


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
8H16
Institution code:
S72
Campus name:
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
95%
Student satisfaction
65%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
90%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

For further details of what is and is not included in your tuition fees please visit www.staffs.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees/
Forensic Investigation at Staffordshire University - UCAS