Please note the foundation year of this qualification is delivered by our academic partner institutions: Stoke-on-Trent College; and Stafford College. It will be taught at their respective campuses. Our BSc (Hons) Forensic Science with a foundation year has been designed to develop scientific expertise, advanced analytical problem solving and transferable skills. The course is ideal for those who are interested in the application of science within the criminal justice system but do not have the academic background to progress straight onto the three-year degree. You will gain hands-on experience using a range of instruments and techniques used in forensic science, such as Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS), DNA profiling, blood splatter analysis, drug profiling and scanning electron microscopy. Our industry standard facilities include a crime scene house and specialist laboratories. The first year will be delivered at Stoke-on-Trent College.