Forensic and Analytical Science BSc (Hons)

Robert Gordon University

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( 4.1) 640 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE F410
The role of analytical science in forensic investigations is becoming increasingly important due to the major developments in analytical chemistry and advances in molecular biology. Forensic Science involves the analysis of biological chemical or physical samples collected as evidence during a criminal investigation. The skills of the forensic scientist provide crucial scientific evidence which may link a suspect with the scene of the crime, the victim or the weapon. In addition, the key... READ MORE

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
32nd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
83rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
11th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-20
Full Time
4 Years

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences

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 - 97 = 3% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, June 2019

Entry requirements
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A level
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£6,750 per year
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£1,820 per year
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£6,750 per year
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£6,750 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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£1,820 per year
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£13,670 per year
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Latest Forensic Science (Non-Medical) reviews

Forensic Science (Non-Medical)
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Harris
15 Feb 19

Forensic and Analytical Science BSc (Hons)

Everything tends to go well, lecturers and staff are very helpful however there have been a few miscommunications with...
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Stuart
15 Feb 19

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Student rating ( 4.1) 640 reviews

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Where you'll study

Robert Gordon University

Garthdee House
Garthdee Road
Aberdeen
Aberdeen, City Of
AB10 7QB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Aberdeen  1.6 miles away

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