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Forensic Science (with Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

Anglia Ruskin University

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( 3.9) 1008 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE F41S
Criminal prosecutions depend on evidence which has been safely and appropriately collected, stored, examined, analysed and reported by forensic scientists. The BSc (Hons) Forensic Science Course is accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences and provides graduates with the skills to follow a range of careers in forensic science and other analytical science-related fields. This course has been validated to include an optional Sandwich Placement year in industry.This course will... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
127th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
116th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
30th

Start date and duration

Start date
14-SEP-20
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 - 77 = 23% 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
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
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, May 2019

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

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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

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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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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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04 Apr 14

Forensic Science BSc (Hons)

University has been the best thing I have ever done. I love the course and the campus. I feel it has changed me as a...

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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 12 reviews

5 star 9%
4 star 75%
3 star 16%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,008 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 51%
3 star 23%
2 star 2%
1 star 2%
Anglia Ruskin University
CompUniGuide ranking
116th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
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Anglia Ruskin University has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, Peterborough and London, plus many partner colleges and institutions across the UK and globally. Students from 177 countries study with them across four continents. Well regarded for health and social care, you can study art and education, computing and technology, engineering, law, business, economics, life sciences and more. 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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