This 2 year course is perfect for you if you are considering a career in forensics. You will develop your forensic science knowledge and learn practical skills to enable you to apply them to a range of real-life settings and work places. You will study a variety of modules relating to Forensic science such as Evidence Collection and Analysis, Genetics and Investigation Skills. You will be taught practical skills in our well-equipped, modern laboratories. Most of the qualification is assessed by coursework such as writing reports or designing posters; there are also external exams for some of the units. Teaching will look at real-life case studies and incidents wherever possible. This course will enable students to progress onto an undergraduate degree (it is equivalent to studying 3 A levels) or further professional qualifications in a wide range of Science based/related areas. At South Devon College you could progress onto one of our Science-based Foundation Degrees – Bioscience, Marine Science or Animal Science and even top up to a BSc. You could also progress into employment with opportunities such as working as a Forensic Analyst, Crime Scene Investigator, Trainee Police Officer or DNA Research Assistant.
|Code||Location||Dates||Day||Times||Weeks||19-23 Fee ||19+ Fee |
|FD3FSC1F||Vantage Point||04/SEP/17 - 29/JUN/18||-||
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|£2982.00 FC T3 19+||Apply Now|
|FC||Courses marked are full cost with no reductions available.|
|T2||Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 2 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.|
|T3||Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 3 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.|
|19+||Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners aged 19 or over.|
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