Forensic Science with Criminology MSci

Would you like to gain an insight into criminal profiling and crime scene investigation, while exploring how and why crimes are committed?

Our four-year MSci course o?ers study of subjects such as crime scene analysis and management, and advanced physical evidence analysis. You'll complete an independent forensic science research project and you can study for a PRINCE2 Foundation qualification in project management.

Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, the MSci Forensic Science with Criminology allows you to explore your interests in the scientific and forensic investigation of crime, while exploring the nature, consequences and prevention of criminal behaviour.

You'll be introduced to many traditional fields of crime scene analysis, including the scientific investigations of fires and homicides, plus a range of approaches from the field of chemistry.

MSci Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
4 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

Please note that whilst this course does not require a DBS Check for entry, some professions will not consider candidates who have certain types of criminal convictions.

Therefore, if you have a criminal conviction and you are considering a particular career path we would recommend that you check with the relevant professional body or refer to their recruitment policy to make sure that your conviction will not disadvantage you.

Typical A-Level Offer - BBC to include Chemistry and Biology but to exclude General Studies

Typical Welsh BACC Offer - Grade C and BB at A Level to include Chemistry and Biology but to exclude General Studies

Typical BTEC Offer - BTEC Extended Diploma Distinction Merit Merit in a relevant subject to include Chemistry and Biology modules

Typical IB Offer - Pass the International Baccalaureate Diploma with a minimum score of 30 overall including a score of 5 in Biology and Chemistry at Higher Level. You will also need to obtain a score of 5 or above in English at standard level.

Typical Access to HE Offer - Access to Higher Education Diploma in Science with 60 credits overall to include 45 level 3 credits equating to 18 Distinctions, 24 Merits and 3 Passes to include Biology and Chemistry modules

Additional Requirements - GCSEs: The University normally requires a minimum 5 GCSEs including Mathematics and English at Grade C or above, or their equivalent but consideration is given to individual circumstances

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