Quality Assurance Agency Subject Benchmark Statement: Forensic Science

Kathleen Savage, Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education, Debra Willison

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Abstract

Subject benchmark statements provide a means for the academic community to describe the nature and characteristics of programmes in a specific subject or subject area. They also represent general expectations about standards for the award of qualifications at a given level in terms of the attributes and capabilities that those possessing qualifications should have demonstrated. Subject benchmark statements form part of the UK Quality Code for Higher Education.

This subject benchmark statement refers to bachelor's degrees with honours and master's degrees in forensic science.
LanguageEnglish
Place of PublicationGloucester
Commissioning body​The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education
Number of pages22
Publication statusPublished - 31 Dec 2012

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Keywords

  • education
  • qualification awards
  • benchmark statement
  • higher education

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Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education, & Willison, D. (2012). Quality Assurance Agency Subject Benchmark Statement: Forensic Science. Gloucester.
Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education ; Willison, Debra. / Quality Assurance Agency Subject Benchmark Statement : Forensic Science. Gloucester, 2012. 22 p.
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Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education, Willison D. Quality Assurance Agency Subject Benchmark Statement: Forensic Science. Gloucester, 2012. 22 p.