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Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Forensic Science with Foundation Year University of West London University of West London, UK


Sep 2023

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GBP 14250

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48 months


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Program Overview

Would you like to develop your knowledge of biological and chemical sciences in order to support crime scene investigations? Technological advances in crime detection are increasing the demand for qualified experts and this course will prepare you to start a career as a sought-after forensic scientist.

As well as learning from staff who are experts in their fields our advanced facilities enable you to develop essential investigative and research skills in a practical context. The Suite of Crime Scene Rooms and dedicated Blood Spatter Research Room provide you with the opportunity to investigate the crime scene from the perspective of the forensic crime scene examiner and expert witness.

Furthermore, by using a series of case studies based on actual crimes, evidence retrieval and processing, evaluation of information derived from forensic evidence, and the factors affecting follow-up procedures are all explored.

This combination of key skills and work-based learning can help you to stand out to future employers who often look for applicants with practical experience.

This course has been accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences.

The foundation year course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to continue onto your Honours degree. You will study a range of subjects that will underpin your future study and also gain valuable experience of university life, with full access to campus facilities. Successful completion of the year allows you to progress straight onto Level 4 of this course.

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Program Level 4-Year Bachelor's Degree

College/University Processing Time 30

Program Intensity Full-Time

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General Admission Requirement

    Academic Requirement

    • Minimum Level of Education Required: To be accepted for this program, students must have Standard XII Higher Secondary Certificate.


    5.5 IELTS Score
    72 TOEFL Score Minimum Overall Score
    51 PTE Score Minimum Overall Score
    55% CGPA Minimum Overall Score

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