BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with Criminology with Foundation Year

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

Why choose this course?

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

Combine high-level skills as a forensic scientist with in-depth knowledge of criminology for an inspiring and broad-based study programme.

  • 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
  • Learn alongside professional forensic scientists, fingerprint experts, police officers, lawyers and judges for real insights into working life
  • Gain hands-on experience in authentic environments including our high-specification forensic laboratories, crime scene carscourtrooms and crime scene house
  • 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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