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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 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
46th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
74th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
5th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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, September 2022

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%
Psychology
21%
Chemistry
21%
Classical Studies
14%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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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
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£21,124 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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£21,124 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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Anysia
08 Mar 22

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

The staff are enthusiastic, easy to talk to and willing to help with any issues you have. So many opportunities are...
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Aidan
22 Feb 22

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

I have had trouble finding some buildings however the people here are always friendly and helpful so I can usually find...

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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 13 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 46%
3 star 23%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,345 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 43%
3 star 22%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Bradford
CUG ranking
74th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Bradford is a modern institution with a 50-year heritage of delivering high-quality education and conducting internationally renowned research. The university is known globally for the reputation of its curriculum, teaching facilities, and impressive portfolio of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Degrees are designed in collaboration with industry leading organisations which ensures the relevance of course content, allowing graduates to be well prepared for competitive roles and impactful employment opportunities. The main campus has accommodation and the Students’ Union on-site, which is well located within the city, only a five-minute walk to the centre. The university is home to a diverse community from over 130 countries, with over 70 languages spoken on campus, making it a rich and inclusive cultural environment.

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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