Taught course

Financial Investigation

University of Central Lancashire · School of Forensic and Applied Sciences

Entry requirements

An honours degree at level 2.2 or above, or equivalent qualifications and experience. Applications welcome from individuals with non-standard qualifications.

Months of entry


Course content

This postgraduate course is taught using a combination of lectures, practicals and self-directed study to understand criminal behaviour in the area of financial investigation. Delivered and taught by experienced academics, former and current financial investigators with specialist knowledge in financial investigation, law and criminal investigation, you’ll enhance both your personal and professional development. Modules include Research skills, Global perspectives on financial investigation, Ethics and accountability, Money laundering, Complex case management, Discovery and recovery of assets and a research project for your Dissertation.

Facilities include a newly built HYDRA Suite, modern teaching rooms, library and student learning zone.

Module assessments are undertaken by means of coursework, workshops, projects, examination and dissertation.

This course is also taught by distance learning.

Information for international students

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Qualification and course duration


distance learning
24 months
full time
12 months
part time
24 months
12 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
01772 892400