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Forensic Science (with a placement year) BSc (Hons)

University of Bradford

Student rating
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Course info

UCAS CODE F411
This Forensic Science degree focuses on the processing and analysis of physical evidence from crime scenes, and includes a placement sandwich year in industry.The course emphasises the application of science - in particular analytical chemistry - and stresses the importance of quality assurance procedures in a forensic setting.A characteristic of the University of Bradfords approach is the integration of practical skills training within a good theoretical framework – whether in terms of crime ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
68th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
85th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
13th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
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 - 85 = 15% 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

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary
£20,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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
48%
History
24%
Chemistry
21%
Psychology
21%
Classical Studies
14%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note, this is a with fee and subject to change.
£20,118 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£20,118 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Forensic Science (Non-Medical) reviews

Forensic Science (Non-Medical)
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Megan
25 Feb 20

Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology (with a placement year) BSc (Hons)

It has been an enjoyable experience both academically and socially, the department is really friendly and supportive so...
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Magdalena
21 Jan 20

Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology (with a placement year) BSc (Hons)

Since I am a foreign student, I was afraid when I first arrived, because I did not know will I fit in, will the...

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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 8 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 37%
3 star 37%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,397 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 45%
3 star 21%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Bradford
CompUniGuide ranking
85th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Bradford has been educating students for over 50 years. It has an excellent international reputation, wide course provision, world-class facilities and conducts impactful global research. In 2017, the University of Bradford was awarded a Silver in the Teaching Excellence Framework. Students are taught by academic experts on courses moulded by industry input. This enables graduates to leave with the tools they need for their chosen career. The campus is within a five-minute walk of the city centre, with on-campus accommodation and the Students’ Union all based within its grounds. The University of Bradford is a diverse institution that welcomes students from over 130 countries worldwide. International students can feel at home with more than 70 languages spoken within the local area.

Where you'll study

University of Bradford

Richmond Road Bradford
BD7 1DP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Frizinghall  1.2 miles away

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