Whilst studying this Forensic Science focused course, you’ll gain hands-on experience of real working laboratory environments. You will work on a variety of projects, using your skills of analysis in chemistry, physiology, microbiology, forensics and biology.
Taught by experts in this field, you will gain specialist skills for employment or progression into higher education. You will also have the chance to learn outside the classroom through a variety of trips and projects.
This is the second year (top up) to a 180 credit programme accredited by Edexcel which we offer on a full time basis of a minimum of three days a week for one year.
It is ideal for learners who have completed either a 90 credit diploma, 120 credit diploma or a 60 credit subsidiary diploma in Applied Science and are interested in forensic science or psychology and wish to progress to higher education science related degree programmes.
• Last year students designed and carried out science experiments in local primary schools, providing exciting lessons to young children, and gaining valuable experience in teaching and science communication.
• Our links with Procter and Gamble offer exciting work placements and internships whilst CY Partners deliver guest lectures on the careers available within the industry.
• Students regularly visit employers to understand the demands of the science industry and to see how science is applied in practice. Visits have included Thomas Swan, Piramal and Nestlé.
• Students have enoyed field trips to the Crown Courts, The Eden Project in London and the STEM conference at The Discovery Museum.
This course runs on the following dates:
Start Date: September 2018. For further information, please call 0191 200 4000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Duration: 1 Year
Venue: Rutherford Building, Rye Hill Campus