Taught course

Forensic Science

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Engineering

Entry requirements

A first degree, with honours, in a related subject and at a minimum final classification of lower second (2:2) or equivalent.

For more details please visit the university website.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Our course combines practical skills with high-level theoretical knowledge of the wide range of forensic techniques you need to apply at all stages of an investigation. Going further still, you’ll be trained to design and execute your own research project in a relevant area, which particularly interests you.

Core modules

  • Evidence Collection and Management
  • Mastering Forensic Evidence
  • Mastering Forensic Analysis
  • Specialised Topics in Forensic Science
  • Research Methods
  • Masters Research Project

Please note that modules are subject to change and availability.

For more details please visit the university website.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.

Fees and funding

For more details about fees, fundings and scholarships please visit the university website.

Qualification and course duration


part time
28-33 months
full time
12 - 15 months

Further details of qualification

In addition to employment in specialist forensic science laboratories, a wide range of careers in the chemical, biological, environment, pharmaceutical, and law-enforcement industries would be available to those successfully completing this course.

Course contact details

Admissions Customer Service
01245 686868