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BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with Foundation Year

University of Derby Number 1 University in the East Midlands for graduate employment

Why choose this course?

96% of Derby graduates were in work or further study within six months of completing a full-time degree. (HESA, 2016)

  • If you have the ability to study for a degree, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to enter directly on to the honours degree programme, you can choose to start at foundation year stage
  • Work alongside professionals, such as forensic scientists, lawyers, judges, police officers, and fingerprint experts
  • Study in authentic environments such as our forensic laboratories, family and crown courts and using our two Toyota crime scene cars
  • Gain hands-on experience in our state-of-the-art facilities, such as our Forensic Training Facility (Crime Scene House), which opened in January 2015.‌
  • You will have the opportunity to undertake a year-long placement in a forensic imaging unit, footwear unit or forensic analytical service laboratories with our partner East Midlands Scientific Operations Unit (EMSOU).  ‌

East Midlands Scientific Operations Unit - Forensic Services (EMSOU-FS)

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