801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2020
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2019
201+
European Teaching Rankings 2019
College Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 2DE, United Kingdom

Forensic Biology (with a placement year) - Staffordshire University

This course covers modern developments involving the application of biosciences in relation to the field of forensic science. It's ideal if you're interested in the practical application of science, providing exciting opportunities for hands-on scientific training. Topics such as DNA profiling, poison analysis, toxicology, drug identification, blood pattern analysis and the identification of human remains are covered. The main activities in this course utilise specialist labs in our multi-million-pound Science Centre and our purpose-built crime scene house, which are designed to simulate a real-world approach to the topics being studied. If you want to study for an advanced qualification, we offer an integrated Masters MSci course in Forensic Biology. This will give you advanced knowledge, skills and research experience, enabling you to move directly into research and related careers in forensic, crime and life sciences. On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BSc (Hons) Forensic Biology Work placements If you choose to complete a work placement between the second and final years of the course, our placement staff will work with you to identify a suitable location for your work placement. Please also note that you are responsible for any costs incurred in travelling to and from your work placement, and for any accommodation costs.