Our Forensic Computing degree covers areas like fraud investigation, litigation and auditing, as well as the wider field of computing hardware and software. Our Forensic Computing degree covers forensic techniques that will enable you to investigate a range of digital media – from mobile phones, to PCs and smart devices of all types. Throughout the course, you will learn how to combine theory with practice as we prepare you for future work as a forensic investigator or analyst. The course is ideal for those who want to work with private companies that specialise in forensic work with the police or in security-related industries. The University has a partnership with Staffordshire Police and Staffordshire Police Forensics Division to support the delivery of the course – to give our students an exciting opportunity to be involved with digital forensics practitioners. On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BSc (Hons) Forensic Computing Work placements If you choose to complete one of our sandwich courses with 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.