Canterbury Christ Church University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Biology/Forensic Investigation

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Course summary

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If you are finding it hard to decide between two subjects you enjoy, you could tailor your degree with a combined honours course. Variety, flexibility and a chance to maximise your employability are just some of the advantages on offer when you choose to study a combined honours degree. And Canterbury Christ Church University offers one of the widest selection of combined honours degrees in the UK. Biology This is your chance to gain a strong foundation in the skills and knowledge you will need to forge a career in the fascinating area of science. The biology sector is a tightly regulated environment and requires well trained, knowledgeable professionals. With a focus on lab work and the opportunity to work with employers including Howletts and Port Lympne Zoos, and FAST Brogdale, this course is designed to help you succeed. Forensic Investigation Take a step towards a career that really makes a difference to people in a society where crime is a part of everyday life. You could work at the cutting edge of crime in a job where every day is different. Forensic investigators are key players in investigating and solving crime and they often provide the evidence that ensures offenders are brought to justice. During the course you will have the opportunity to gain extensive knowledge of forensic theories, practices, procedures, cases and the criminal justice system. You will also develop practical skills using a range of mock crime scenes, laboratories, policing and court facilities, supported by experienced staff who are ex-forensic practitioners. Our students say that this course is both engaging and exciting, and the extensive experience of the teaching team is invaluable. Current forensic professionals confirm that the course is accurate, innovative and relevant to a range of careers.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeC1F4
Institution code C10
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 88 - 112 points

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250* Year 1
England £9250* Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250* Year 1
Scotland £9250* Year 1
Wales £9250* Year 1
Channel Islands £9250* Year 1
International £13000 Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

The fees above are for the 2020/21 academic year. The University reserves the right to increase all full-time and part-time undergraduate tuition fees mid-course in line with any further inflationary increase in the Government tuition fee cap which is approved by Parliament beyond the Teaching Excellence Framework 2 (TEF2). The University will publish information about the level of inflationary increase anticipated (in percentage terms) change on its website. International Tuition Fees: Undergraduate fees for International students are not subject to the Government’s regulations on maximum tuition fees. The University’s 2020/21 tuition fees for International students, and any mid-course increases, will be published on each course webpage.
Biology/Forensic Investigation at Canterbury Christ Church University - UCAS