Forensic Anthropology (MSc) (Taught) University of Dundee


The course is designed to equip students with the skills necessary for the analysis and identification of human skeletal remains. It is designed for students who already hold a degree in a relevant biomedical science and wish to pursue further study in forensic anthropology.

  • Qualification


  • Study mode


  • Location

    Main Site

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    12 months

Course details


Forensic osteology; peri and post mortem processes; disaster victim identification training; research methods; forensic human identification; forensic science and the law; developmental juvenile osteology; research project.

Assessment method

Assessments will take the form of in-course essays, paper appraisal and presentation exercises in addition to final degree examinations and MSc research dissertation.

Entry requirements

An honours degree at 2:1 or above (or equivalent) in a relevant biomedical science, or an ability to demonstrate considerable experience in a relevant field. Please check our website for English language requirements.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

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