Forensic Science Degrees

Cranfield University

Program Description

Forensic Science Degrees

Cranfield University

Forensic Science Degrees

MSc in Forensic Archaeology and Anthropology

The course is designed to provide students with an understanding of how traditional and advanced techniques from archaeology and physical anthropology can be applied in the forensic context.

Duration: 11 months year full-time, up to 3 years part-time

Who is it for? The course offers students a wide range of different experiences with unique facilities available to no other university in the UK. The course is highly practical and hands-on, aiming to produce forensic experts with a strong background to later enter the field and be capable of giving expert witness testimonies in a courtroom situation and elsewhere. Students come from a wide range of backgrounds, usually with a science or forensic science first degree. Many students come from abroad, especially Europe, Africa and North America.

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MSc in Forensic Ballistics

This course is designed to provide students with a comprehensive insight of the field of firearms, ammunition and ballistic investigations.

Duration: 11 months full-time, up to 3 years part-time

Who is it for? The course offers students a wide range of different experiences with unique facilities available to no other university in the UK. The MSc in Forensic Ballistics course usually has around 10-15 students per year. Students come from a wide range of backgrounds, usually with a science or forensic science first degree. Many students come from abroad, especially Europe, Africa and North America.

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MSc in Forensic Engineering and Science

This course is designed to give a broad introduction to the application of engineering and physical sciences to forensic problems. Particular emphasis is given to understanding metallic component failures and the principles of failure analysis.

Duration: 11 months full-time, up to 3 years part-time

Who is it for? The course offers students a wide range of different experiences with unique facilities available to no other university in the UK. Students come from a wide range of backgrounds, usually with a science, engineering or forensic science first degree. Many students come from abroad, especially Europe, Africa and North America.

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MSc in Forensic Explosive and Explosive Investigation

This course introduces students to the investigation of explosive and CBRN crime scenes. It considers both pre and post-blast scenes, and associated scenes. The MSc also develops the student's ability to apply Forensic Intelligence and exploitation techniques, and blend it with Open Source Intelligence.

Duration: 11 months full-time, up to 3 years part-time

Who is it for? The course offers students a wide range of different experiences with unique facilities available to no other university in the UK. Places on the MSc Forensic Explosive and Explosion Investigation are competitive. Students come from a wide range of backgrounds, usually with a science or forensic science first degree. Many students come from abroad, especially Europe, Africa and North America.

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MSc in Forensic Investigation

This MSc is highly practical and hands-on. It is designed to give an understanding of the cutting-edge research and latest forensic methodologies and is intended to enable graduates to resolve issues in relation to civil and criminal law.

Duration: 11 months full-time, up to 3 years part-time

Who is it for? The course offers students a wide range of different experiences with unique facilities available to no other university in the UK. Places on the MSc Forensic Investigation course are competitive. Students come from a wide range of backgrounds, usually with a science or forensic science first degree. Many students come from abroad, especially Europe, Africa and North America.

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If you would like to request a visit to Cranfield Defence & Security where you will be able to meet one or more members of the course team and see some of the facilities, please let me know and we will arrange for a member of the course team to contact you to make arrangements - Professor Andrew Shortland - Head of Centre for Cranfield Forensic Institute A.Shortland@cranfield.ac.uk

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 16, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Aug. 2019
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11 - 60 months
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10,000 GBP
Home/EU: £10,000 - Overseas: £20,000 (full-time and part-time)
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United Kingdom - Cranfield, England
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