University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

Forensic Science (ERASMUS+)

This unique Master's draws on the forensic science expertise of three leading institutions across Europe - offering a truly international perspective of the field. Jointly run with the University of Córdoba, Spain, and the Institute of Health Sciences Egas Moniz, Portugal, this programme focuses on the latest specialist techniques used by professionals in forensic science roles. The course also benefits from the input of four other overseas institutions with a strong reputation in forensic science, namely John Jay College, New York, Texas A and M, West Virginia University and the University of Western Australia. During your time at the University of Lincoln, you will advance your technical skills through hands-on practical work in our state-of-the-art laboratories and be part of our vibrant research culture. You will have the opportunity to interact and work with practitioners from different areas of forensic science.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 in a science subject.

Course modules

Example modules include: advanced instrumental analysis; principles of pharmacology; quality assurance in the forensic laboratory; statistics in forensic; science; project preparation; research project; forensic pathology (optional); fire and explosions (optional).

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a combination of coursework and exams.

Sponsorship information

All UK or EU students who hold a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from another institution will receive a 20% reduction in tuition fees when they enrol on a University of Lincoln taught Master's programme. The scholarship is offset against tuition fee payments due for each academic year of study.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
European Master's Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
European Master's Part-time September 2016 - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

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