BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with Foundation Year
Why choose this course?
Become a highly skilled and confident forensic scientist, fully prepared to investigate crime scenes, analyse evidence and present findings in court.
- 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 forensic scientists, fingerprint experts, police officers, lawyers and judges to gain real insights into all aspects of the profession
- Hone your skills in authentic environments including our high-specification forensic laboratories and courtrooms
- Gain hands-on experience of mock investigations with our Forensic Training Facility and crime scene cars
- 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)
- Choose optional modules in chemistry and become eligible for Associate Membership of the Royal Society of Chemistry