Forensics – Applied Science course at BIFE

Are you interested in understanding the science that underlies criminal investigations? BIFE’s one-year Forensics – Applied Science course is ideal for learners wishing to find work in a similar field or progress to a higher education institute.

Programme of Study

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminology
  • Biology
  • Laboratory Skills
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Components subject to change.

Career Opportunities 

  • Pharmaceutical research
  • Laboratory Technicians
  • Clinical trial monitoring
  • Medical research
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Biochemical Engineering
  • Biotechnology

Higher Education Progression


  • Science (DN250)
  • Forestry (DN271)
  • Food Science (DN261)


  • Science (DT271)
  • Bio-Science (DT259)
  • Forensic & Environmental Chemistry (DT203)


  • Science (TR071)


  • Chemistry with Forensic Science (CK402)
  • Criminology (CK113)


  • DNA and Forensic Analysis (TA326)

Please note that the courses listed above are only a select few, many other courses can be entered using this FETAC award, please visit for more.

*Places are not guaranteed in these Institutions and are subject to students meeting certain criteria. Please consult the individual websites for more information on application. Information is also available on

For more information on this amazing course, and how you can enrol for it this September, please visit

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