United Kingdom

Coventry University

151-200 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Priory Street, Coventry, CV1 5FB, United Kingdom

Coventry University

Analytical Chemistry and Forensic Science

This course is designed to help you to understand how modern analytical techniques are used to prevent and solve crime in a wide range of industries such as food science, pharmaceutical science and environmental monitoring. If you choose this course you will benefit from: An extensive laboratory programme where you will gain hands-on experience in the applied use of key industrially recognised techniques, such as GCMS, HPLC, FT-IR and ICP-OES. This experience will provide you with the key laboratory skills that analytical chemistry and forensic employers require for graduate jobs; Links with external professional bodies like The Forensic Institute Research Network (FIRN) and law enforcement agencies in the United Arab Emirates; Experienced teaching staff who bring professional or research expertise into their teaching; links with a large number of local schools, which offer work experience if you are interested in teaching; Links with a number of employers such as Veolia Environmental Services, Severn Trent Water and Chemtura, as well as Excilica, a chemistry company that was set up by Coventry University; Guest speakers in specific areas of analytical chemistry and forensic science, such as environmental disaster management and offender profiling, to ensure that material is up-to-date and as applied as possible; An applied “Crime Scene to Court” approach which aids forensic understanding by simulating real investigations.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Coventry
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,927
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Coventry
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £11,927