UCL (University College London)
Crime and Forensic Science
Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Relevant disciplines will generally include science subjects, for example chemistry, biology, physics, engineering or computer science; psychology, archaeology or geography. Alternatively candidates may qualify for entry if they can offer 5 or more years of relevant professional experience (for example in the police service, or with a forensic science provider).
Core modules: quantitative methods; designing and doing research; understanding and interpreting forensic evidence; foundations of security and crime science; judicial decision making and expert evidence. Options: students choose 3 of the following: case assessment and interpretation for forensic scientists; fundamentals of molecular biology; information security management; forensic archaeology; forensic osteology; forensic geoscience; frontiers in experimental physical chemistry; judgment and decision making; practices of crime scene investigation and expert testimony; structural methods in modern chemistry.
The programme is delivered through lectures, seminars, tutorials, practical exercises and statistical and computer classes. Assessment is through coursework, examination and the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 23,440 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 11,090 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|