The course covers a wide range of scientific disciplines in criminal detection; students study the underlying principles of the themes of biological and chemical analysis, which are then developed in their applications within the investigation process and the criminal justice system; students study the place and role of scientific expertise and skills in a wider forensic and social context, focusing on specialist topics in forensic chemistry (e.g. trace evidence, toxicology) and in forensic biology (e.g. DNA, body fluid analysis).
Minimum of a lower 2nd Class Honours degree in a science (chemistry or biology) based degree or equivalent; where English is not the first language of instruction: IELTS 6.5 TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).
Subject exploration; graduate science research methods; forensic identification; project; critical processes in forensic science; forensic toxicology and drugs of abuse; chemical criminalistics.
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|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Centre Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 8ST||North East|
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