1st or 2nd class Honours degree or equivalent in archaeology, forensics or scientific discipline, or the professional equivalent.
Months of entry
This course is designed to give a broad introduction to the subject, rapidly advancing into the understanding of cutting-edge research and the latest methodologies. The course is highly practical and hands-on, aiming to produce forensic experts capable of giving expert witness testimonies in a courtroom situation and elsewhere.
The course consists of a two-week period of introductory studies followed by academic instruction in modular form. Most modules are of five days' duration, interspersed with weeks devoted to private study and visits to forensic science establishments.
The Forensic Explosives and Explosion Investigation MSc is part of the Forensic MSc Programme which has been formally accredited by the Forensic Science Society.
This degree is currently under review and some modules are likely to change.
Forensic Open Day 3 February 2017
Attend our next Open Day to find out more about our MSc Forensic Programme and discover the benefits of studying at a university closely aligned with industry and commerce.
During the day you will receive an introduction to the course structure and available modules. You will also have the opportunity to meet the course team, current students, academic support teams and tour some of our facilities.
Fees and funding
For details of any funding or bursaries that may be available, please contact the Enquiries Office.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Forensic MSc Programmes at Shrivenham
- +44 (0)1793 785266