Staffordshire University

Staffordshire University

Forensic Science

This course builds upon your previous experience in the biological, chemical or forensic sciences to develop your ability to analyse evidence in a myriad of forms. The emphasis is on accuracy, accountability and thoroughness, with the ultimate aim of providing results and interpretation for use by a court of law. The theory is delivered using Blackboard, an online virtual learning environment. This provides the flexibility of studying at your own pace and from any location in the world. Whilst using Blackboard, you will interact with other students on the course through online discussion groups and receive excellent support from tutors via e-mail or phone.

Entry requirements

A Minimum 2.2 degree in a biological or chemical science or forensics or equivalent and/or accredited professional qualifications or vocational experience in relevant areas.

Assessment methods

An independent research project in an area either suggested by yourself or by choosing a title from a list of topics.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2017 GBP 6,200 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 1 Years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Distance learning September 2017 - 1 Years
Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert Distance learning September 2017 - 1 Years

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