Comments about BSc (Hons) Psychology with Forensic Investigation (with Foundation Year option) - At the institution - Poole - Dorset
For September 2022 entry: This course requires 112–128 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. We are happy to consider a combination of qualifications and grades to meet the overall tariff.
For September 2022 entry: If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each of the four components or equivalent.
Why study BSc (Hons) Psychology with Forensic Investigation (with Foundation Year option) at BU?
Using state-of-the-art facilities, apply the concepts and principles of psychology to criminal investigation settings
Learn from forensic investigation experts about the criminal investigation process and relevant legal issues
Graduate with research skills and methods to investigate human behaviour and cognitive processes within the criminal justice system
Develop transferable skills including critical thinking, project management, presentation skills and professional practice
Work with world-leading researchers on projects through the Research Apprenticeship Scheme - many of our students have published work with members of the staff
Opportunity to take an optional 4-week or 30-week placement in industry to give you essential real-world experience and begin building a network of professional contacts.
Foundation year: We have a foundation year option for UK students who do not meet the entry requirements for the degree course. This additional year of study will give you a grounding in the scientific skills required for this course, building your confidence, knowledge and skills for further study. After successful completion of the foundation year, you will progress to the full degree.