Forensic Science BSc (Hons)

Nottingham Trent University

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Course info

UCAS CODE 350H
This course is ideal for those with an enquiring mind, a deep interest in science and a curiosity about how and why things happen. You will develop the ability to judge the importance of physical evidence based on incident scene observation and the results of laboratory tests. Studying Forensic Science will enable you to; understand crime scene science; use case studies to highlight the range of approaches required in forensic investigations as well as analytical instruments, microscopy and the ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
13th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
46th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
4th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-22
Sandwich
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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, June 2021

Entry requirements
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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

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Biology
68%
Chemistry
55%
Mathematics
38%
Psychology
20%
Physics
14%

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Latest Forensic Science (Non-Medical) reviews

Forensic Science (Non-Medical)
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Tamzin
10 Apr 21

Forensic Science FdSc

Nottingham Trent is without a doubt the best university you could possibly go to if considering to take forensic...
SR
Student Reviewer
30 Jan 20

Forensic Science MSci

I am an EU student so this was a huge change for me but NTU has made me feel really welcome and has been very...

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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 42 reviews

5 star 41%
4 star 31%
3 star 21%
2 star 7%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 3,987 reviews

5 star 49%
4 star 41%
3 star 9%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
Nottingham Trent University
CompUniGuide ranking
46th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.3)
Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is one of the UK’s largest and most popular universities. Based on its quality of teaching, its high levels of student satisfaction, and its graduate employment it ranked as a top ten UK university in the Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019. It is also one of only 59 UK universities, colleges and other providers to receive the highest Gold rating for its outstanding teaching and learning in the government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). NTU’s courses are designed to give students the skills employers are looking for. That’s why every course, across every subject area, offers a work experience opportunity. NTU students get an experience that’s hard to match – quality courses and facilities across three unique campuses. Over 60,000 students have chosen to make Nottingham their home.

Where you'll study

Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University Clifton Lane Nottingham
NG11 8NS United Kingdom Nearest train station: Beeston  0.7 miles away

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