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Forensic Science (with Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

Anglia Ruskin University

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Course info

UCAS CODE F41S
You’ve got a keen, analytical mind and a need to get to the truth. Build on your respect for evidence and analytical sciences with our three year Forensic Science degree, accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences. Our Cambridge-based course gets you hands-on with specialist analytical equipment, authentic crime scene rooms and placement and internship opportunities with local police forces and forensic labs. You’ll graduate with the skills to start a career in forensic science ... READ MORE

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Sandwich | Cambridge Campus | 4 Years | 11-JAN-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
120th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
113th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
31st

Start date and duration

Start date
11-JAN-21
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 - 82 = 18% 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
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
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
Psychology
36%
Sociology
28%
Biology
25%
Chemistry
14%
English Literature
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Forensic Science (Non-Medical) reviews

Forensic Science (Non-Medical)
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Erika
16 Feb 20

Forensic Science BSc (Hons)

It’s really good compared to another university experience I have had. The staff are a lot more available to students...
SR
Student Reviewer
04 Apr 14

Forensic Science BSc (Hons)

it is my first year, of winderful freshers experiences and i can really say that I am enjoying it and have met some...

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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 16 reviews

5 star 7%
4 star 75%
3 star 18%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,275 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 51%
3 star 22%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
Anglia Ruskin University
CompUniGuide ranking
113th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Anglia Ruskin University has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough, plus many partner colleges and institutions across the UK and globally. Students from 177 countries study with them across four continents. ARU is well regarded for its health and social care courses. You can also study the arts, humanities, education, computing and technology, engineering, law, business, economics, life sciences and more, including medicine at Essex’s only School of Medicine. Research across six key study-areas continues to build on the university’s growing reputation.

Where you'll study

Anglia Ruskin University

East Road Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 1PT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.4 miles away

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