Chesterfield College

Degree level: Undergraduate

Applied Sciences (Forensic Science)

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Course summary

This course will help to develop you as a professional, self-reflecting individual who is able to meet the demands of employers in the Applied Sciences Sector and adapt to a constantly changing world. This course will equip you with relevant skills and knowledge for a range of careers, including forensic scientist, lab technician, blood stain pattern analysts, forensic ballistics expert, forensic toxicologist, and scientific researcher. What career could this qualification lead to as an example? Forensic Scientist is a popular choice of career, however places at universities are limited and highly competitive. Completing 120 credits (L4 HNC) or 240 credits (L5 HND) in Applied Sciences can help you to stand out from the competition and may even allow you enter into the second or third years of some degree programmes.* This course runs for 33-weeks, two days per week. The course has been scheduled for Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:15-4:30pm. An additional 10-15 hours per week of independent study time is recommended.

Course details

How to apply

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Additional entry requirements


Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6995 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6995 Year 1
Scotland £6995 Year 1
Wales £6995 Year 1

Additional fee information

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Applied Sciences (Forensic Science) at Chesterfield College - UCAS