Taught course

Forensic Science (Forensic Biology)

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Chemical Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A minimum of a lower second class honours degree in any science related subject or equivalent is required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course provides postgraduate education in Forensic Science with a further specialisation in DNA/Body fluids; which is the main discipline of Forensic Biology. Forensic Science involves the use of scientific techniques and principles to address questions of interest to a court of law. This course aims to provide you with an overview of forensic science in general, following the crime scene to court model. This includes a series of crime scene exercises in our crime scene facilities, covering strategies for crime scene examination and an exploration of techniques associated with crime scene examination.

Fees and funding

In 2018/19 the full-time tuition fee for UK and EU postgraduate students on this course will be £7,500. Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and Finance. Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X).

If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available. Please email the Student Finance Office or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Assistant (S300)
Email
saspostgradadmissions@hud.ac.uk
Phone
01484 473867