University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Analytical and Forensic Science

On this course, students can study a range of specialist areas in analytical and forensic science. It focuses on cutting edge research, the latest analytical techniques, and transferable and professional skills that will prepare students to practise as a professional analytical or forensic scientist.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 BSc (Hons) degree in forensic science, forensic chemistry, forensic biology or a related course, including chemistry.

Course modules

Modules include: DNA analysis; analytical toxicology and separation science; major crime scene analysis; expert witness techniques; data analysis and Prince 2 qualification.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,000 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cardiff (Atrium) Campus Cardiff CF37 1DL Wales

Key information

Enquiries and Admissions Unit
Telephone number: 
08455 767778