United Kingdom

University of South Wales

601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Mid Glamorgan, Pontypridd, CF37 1DL, United Kingdom

University of South Wales

Forensic Biology (Including Foundation Year)

Are you fascinated by the prospect of conducting DNA analysis to investigate the scene of a crime? This stimulating BSc (Hons) Forensic Biology degree incorporates a foundation year, which provides intensive, well-structured support, enabling you to develop your scientific skills and knowledge, before progressing to higher level studies. Forensic biology is a specialist discipline within the forensic sciences that focuses on evidence of a biological nature. Forensic biologists analyse evidence such as blood, hair and other body fluids to identify unique characteristics such as DNA. They also work with other forensic scientists to investigate crimes against individuals and natural disasters. Accredited by The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences, our exciting and practical Forensic Biology course covers a wide range of sciences, from criminalistics to toxicology, giving you an excellent grounding for a career in forensic biology and forensic investigation.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Pontypridd,Pontypridd
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £6,750
  • Scotland Year 1 £6,750
  • Wales Year 1 £6,750
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £6,750
  • EU Year 1 £6,750
  • International Year 1 £10,300