Forensic Science BSc (Hons)

Nottingham Trent University

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( 4.3) 2901 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE F410
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. On this course you will develop the ability to judge the importance of physical evidence based on incident scene observations and the results of laboratory analysis. Studying Forensic Science will enable you to;... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
9th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
42nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
4th

Start date and duration

Start date
21-SEP-20
Full Time
3 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 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
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
£18,000
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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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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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 31 reviews

5 star 42%
4 star 36%
3 star 16%
2 star 6%
1 star 0%

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Student rating ( 4.3) 2,901 reviews

5 star 48%
4 star 41%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%
Nottingham Trent University
CompUniGuide ranking
42nd
Student rating
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( 4.3)
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Nottingham Trent University (NTU) is the 2017 University of the Year. It won the title at the prestigious Times Higher Education Awards, in recognition of its quality of teaching, high levels of student satisfaction, and its engagement with employers. This honour came hot on the heels of NTU being named Modern University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2018. No wonder it’s one of the UK’s largest and most popular universities, with over 28,000 students studying across four campuses. Starting out as the Nottingham Government School of Design in 1843, NTU has massively expanded. They’ve built a long track record of academic excellence, attracting top academic staff across several disciplines. NTU has invested £450 million in estates and facilities since 2003.

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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