Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Forensic Science (Taught)

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Course summary

If you have a strong chemistry or forensics background and want to gain more specialised knowledge of forensic toxicology or bioarchaeology, this course is for you. If you are looking to further yourself as a forensics expert, this course will provide you with understanding of current legislation and legal procedures impacting professionals, recognising constraints and opportunities. You will gain deep knowledge and experience of relevant forensics techniques, gaining hands on experience from experienced practitioners. This is a useful course for those already working in law enforcement agencies or those wanting to work in the field of forensics. Alternatively, this Masters can provide you with a route into research.

Course details

Modules

Advanced topics in Forensic Science. Forensic Expert; Analytical Toxicology; Biometrics and Databases; Bioarchaeology; Research Methods and Independent Study; Research Project

Assessment method

Written exam, oral presentation, assignment, poster presentation, research project.


Entry requirements

A UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent subject including Chemistry, Forensics, Pharmacology and Pharmacy. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £8000 Year 1
England £8000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £8000 Year 1
Scotland £8000 Year 1
Wales £8000 Year 1
International £14500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Sponsorship information

Visit www.ntu.ac.uk/satscholarships for more information on our scholarships and bursaries.

Forensic Science at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS