Forensic Chemistry (MChem)

University of Lincoln the United Kingdom

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The award
MChem

How long you will study
4 Years

Domestic course fees
GBP 9000 per year

How you will study
full-time

Course starts
September

International course fees
GBP 14500 per year

All study options

About Forensic Chemistry at University of Lincoln

A comprehensive study of chemistry is integrated with forensic specialisms, including DNA analysis, fire debris analysis or forensic toxicology, so students can develop an in-depth understanding of

forensic chemistry and fundamental science.

During the MChem Forensic Chemistry degree, students have the opportunity to develop the skills of a professional forensic chemist, including laboratory examination, report writing, crime scene analysis and courtroom presentation. With a broad spectrum of modules, it is possible to specialise in areas such as DNA analysis, fire debris analysis or nuclear forensics.

The School of Chemistry takes a research-centred approach to teaching and learning, and students have the chance to work with academics on collaborative research projects.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMChemHow you will studyFull-timeHow long you will study4 Years
    Course startsSeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 9000 per yearInternational course feesGBP 14500 per year

Entry requirements

GCE Advanced Levels: BBB, including grade B from A Level Chemistry.

International Baccalaureate: 30 points overall, with Higher Level Grade 5 in Chemistry.

BTEC Extended Diploma Forensic Science accepted. BTEC Extended Applied Science accepted, depending on modules studied: Distinction, Distinction, Merit

Access to Higher Education Diploma in a science subject accepted: A minimum of 45 level 3 credits at merit, to include 15 credits from Chemistry, or above will be required.

We will also consider extensive, relevant work experience; please email admissions@lincoln.ac.uk with full details for further advice.

In addition, applicants must have at least 3 GCSEs at grade C or above in English, Maths and Science. Level 2 equivalent qualifications such as BTEC First Certificates and Level 2 Functional Skills will be considered

If you would like further information about entry requirements, or would like to discuss whether the qualifications you are currently studying are acceptable, please contact the Admissions team on 01522 886097, or email admissions@lincoln.ac.uk.

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