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Online Degree / Criminology
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BSc (Hons) Forensic and Criminal Investigation

Take an immersive journey through the criminal investigative process with this online degree from Arden University. Take advantage of cutting-edge virtual crime technology as you explore the interlocking areas of policing and forensics.

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  • Level

    Bachelors Degree
  • Duration

    3 years+
  • Language

    English
  • Total Tuition Fee

    £20,805

BSc (Hons) Forensic and Criminal Investigation

  • Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)

  • 3 years+

  • Total tuition fee

    £20,805

    Learn with cutting-edge virtual crime technology

    Are you interested in the fascinating world of forensic and criminal investigation? This three-year online degree from Arden University will take you on a virtual journey through every stage of the criminal investigative process, from the scene of the crime to the forensics lab and the courtroom.

    Using Arden’s integrated virtual crime software, you’ll be placed in real-world scenarios so that you can put your learning into practice.

    You’ll gain an in-depth understanding of the criminal procedure, policing practice, forensic techniques, evidence analysis, and more.

    Prepare for a career in policing or forensics

    Providing a broad overview of forensic and criminal investigation, this course is designed to provide the foundations for various positions in the field.

    Whether you're interested in policing, law, or forensic science, you’ll gain the practical skills you need for your career.

    What skills will you learn?

    • Forensic sciences
    • Evidence analysis
    • Criminal investigation
    • Policing
    • Critical thinking
    • Forensic techniques
    • Criminal procedure

    To be eligible for this course, you should have:

    • Two subjects at GCE A-Level or equivalent, plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE-Level or equivalent, or completed a recognised Access Programme or equivalent. *For students whose prior learning was not taught in English: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element); or TOEFL iBT 80; or equivalent.

    You’ll graduate from this course with real practical insight into forensic and criminal investigation, including an in-depth understanding of:

    • The major themes and practical underpinnings of forensic and criminal investigations.
    • The knowledge and skills required to undertake a forensic investigation from start to completion.
    • The roles of different personnel and how they work together to achieve a common goal.
    • A wide range of forensic techniques used for collecting and analysing criminal evidence.

    BSc (Hons) Forensic and Criminal Investigation

  • Bachelors Degree (Undergraduate)

  • 3 years+

  • Total tuition fee

    £20,805

    If you’d like to know more, please answer a few questions and Arden University will get in touch with you with more information.

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    Arden University has a proud heritage in providing flexible and accessible higher education. We’ve grown and evolved from our beginnings in 1990 as the chosen online learning partner for universities across Britain, to offer a new kind of learning experience, providing both online and blended learning degree courses that meet the changing needs of modern life.