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Check this out! 100% In the subject area of Forensic and Archaeological Science we scored 100% for student satisfaction.***

Accreditation All our undergraduate Forensic Science courses are accredited by either the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences or the Royal Society of Chemistry.

A dedicated crime scene suite. Outdoor crime scenes. The chance to gain hands-on experience in modern laboratories using instruments such as scanning electron microscopy. Our courses give you the opportunity to delve into the exciting world of forensic science. Whose is that second fingerprint? What did the victim have under their fingernails? As a forensic scientist you’ll be applying science to help answer questions of interest to a court of law when considering criminal cases. You’ve got to be a great all-rounder to succeed. That’s why we start you off with a thorough grounding in all the fundamental sciences. We focus on both real-world forensic and industry analytical science. At the end of the course you won’t just know your stuff, employers should know you know it too. The career opportunities are hugely exciting. Reporting Officer, Crime Scene Examiner, Forensic Technician or Toxicology Analyst are just a few of the many roles you could go into, as well as opportunities in niche sectors like forensic anthropology or bloodstain pattern analysis. To make sure you’re career ready, our teaching is all about real life applications. We’ll also give you

100% The UK’s only University where all our permanent teaching staff are Fellows of the Higher Education Academy.*

the chance to get out into the real world so you can gain some invaluable experience as you go. Throughout the course you’ll be encouraged to gain hands on experience in a wide range of experimental techniques and instrumentation. You’ll also have the chance to develop your problem solving skills through things like analysis of crime scenes. In your third year, you can choose to do a work placement, either in the UK or abroad. And with the Forensic and Analytical Science with Industrial Experience MSci degree, it’s compulsory. You could find yourself working with a research group or in industry to learn by experience. To give you an idea of just what’s possible, previous graduates have gone on to work in roles such as Analytical Scientist, Designated Examiner and Research Associate in organisations including BP, Reckitt Benckiser (RB) and Minerva Scientific.** * Permanent staff, after probation: some recently appointed colleagues will only obtain recognition in the months after their arrival in Huddersfield, once they have started teaching; research degrees applies to those on contracts of more than half-time. **LinkedIn. *** National Student Survey 2017.

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Forensic Science 2019/20 Undergraduate Guide  

Everything you need to know about undergraduate Forensic Science at the University of Huddersfield (2019/20 Edition)

Forensic Science 2019/20 Undergraduate Guide  

Everything you need to know about undergraduate Forensic Science at the University of Huddersfield (2019/20 Edition)