University of Central Lancashire

University of Central Lancashire

Forensic Toxicology

This course will combine aspects of analytical chemistry, biochemistry and pharmacology that are crucial to the role of the drugs chemist working within a toxicological environment, while the primary focus of this course will be drugs of abuse the underpinning science and methodologies are equally relevant to a toxicologist analytical chemist working in the pharmaceutical or other related industries, as a forensic toxicologist you may be called to provide evidence in a court of law, training in this important aspect is provided through an Expert Witness module which includes a moot court presentation, in addition to acquiring a sound theoretical understanding of the subject area there is a strong emphasis on developing practical skills throughout the course, this cumulates in a project whereby students have the opportunity to specialise in various areas of drugs toxicology, this course will appeal to graduates from a wide range of disciplines including forensic science; chemistry; biology; and other related disciplines.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,450 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Preston Campus Preston PR1 2HE North West

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Key information

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Course Enquiries
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01772 892400