Biological and Forensic Sciences BSc (Hons)

Coventry University

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Course info

UCAS CODE CF94
If you are fascinated with human biology and the scientific investigation of crime, our degree will enable you to learn all about human physiology, biochemistry, molecular biology/genetics, microbiology and the various disciplines within Forensic science.You’ll be based in our new Alison Gingell Building Building, which provides an outstanding learning and research environment, which features a video-linked ‘crime scene’ house, outstanding analytical laboratory facilities and the largest Class ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Main Site | 3 Years | 14-SEP-20

Key stats

Uni rankings

CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
53rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
68th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
8th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
Full Time
3 Years

Biology (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, December 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Biology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
48%
Chemistry
29%
Psychology
27%
Mathematics
16%
Sociology
16%

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences

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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Biology (General) reviews

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08 Feb 17

Biological and Forensic Sciences BSc (Hons)

I am second year student, I am proud to be the part of the amazing coventry university, beacause it provides great...
SR
Student Reviewer
08 Feb 17

Biological and Forensic Sciences BSc (Hons)

I've really enjoyed my whole time at this university. No matter what problems you face, whether academic or personal,...

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Coventry University
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53rd
Student rating
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Established as a university in the 1990s, Coventry University has more than 27,000 students and is one of two universities in Coventry. Four academic faculties make up the university, with each faculty divided into different schools. These are: Faculty of Arts and Humanities Faculty of Business and Law Faculty of Engineering, Environment and Computing Faculty of Health and Life Sciences There are three campuses, including one in the city centre where the majority of university operations take place. There are also a further two campuses outside of Coventry, in Scarborough and London. The Coventry city centre campus has undergone a £160m regeneration and expansion project. The university ranked 12th in the Guardian University Guide 2018, its highest ranking yet, and received the title of Top New University in the Complete University Guide 2018.

Where you'll study

Coventry University

Priory Street Coventry
Warwickshire
CV1 5FB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Coventry  0.4 miles away

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