An honours degree at 2:1 or above (or equivalent) in a relevant biomedical science, or an ability to demonstrate considerable experience in a relevant field.
Months of entry
The MSc Forensic Anthropology is designed to equip students with the skills necessary for the analysis and identification of human skeletal remains. The one-year degree is uniquely designed for students who already hold a degree in a relevant biomedical science and wish to pursue further study in Forensic Anthropology.
The aims of the programme are:
- To provide the framework for advanced study within forensic anthropology.
- To encourage independent study to gain an in-depth knowledge and understanding of defined topics within forensic anthropology.
- To give direct experience of practical and/or theoretical aspects of research at the highest level.
- To foster a critical appreciation of the scientific literature and to help you to develop the confidence required for independent work, in or out of science.
- To equip students with a variety of transferable skills that will aid you in your future choice of career.
The programme will be taught through a combination of face-to-face lectures and on-line learning resources as well as a large practical involving direct examination of the adult human skeleton.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr Catriona Davies
- +44 (0)1382 384220