Entry Requirements

Grade 5 in GCSE Trilogy or Seperate Science

Alongside the entry requirements for each course, you will also need to achieve the minimum Sixth Form entry requirements.


Internally Set Assignments: 59% of A-Level

Externally Set Tasks & Exams: 41% of A-Level

Next Steps

This sector has diverse and wide-ranging opportunities. Occupations for graduate entry include the police force, forensic labratories and more.

BTEC in Forensic & Criminal Investigation

Your evaluation and analysis skills will be developed through the forensic and applied science based units. You will be able to demonstrate your ability to plan, research, problem solve, integrate data and communicate your findings. You will have chance to develop your employability skills as well as problem solving, critical thinking and communication skills.

The course includes both theoretical and practical lessons, with plenty of opportunity to devise, complete and analyse investigations.

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Course Content

Mandatory Units

Unit 1 Principles and Applications of Science

Unit 2 Practical Scientific Procedures and Techniques

Unit 3 Science Investigation Skills

Unit 4 Forensic Investigation Procedures

Additional Units

Unit 10 Forensic Fire Investigation

Unit 12 Forensic Photography

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