‘The crime house is fantastic with rooms where crimes are re-created. It’s so life-like.’
'I recommend Teesside University if you’re interested in forensic science. It’s hard work but I think it’s worth it.'
'My course at Teesside helped me prepare for a career in forensics – I learnt a vast amount. I’ve been able to use my knowledge and techniques in the real world of work.'
'I thought that having a family and young children might limit me, but if you organise yourself then it is not a problem. If I can do it, anyone can.'
'I would absolutely recommend the Crime Scene Science course as the lecturers and facilities are second to none.'
'The staff are so enthusiastic about their subject and are always willing to help if you have any questions.'
'The facilities are first class and the teaching staff have a lot of experience of working in the field, so they’ve got plenty of anecdotal and real life situations to draw on.'
'The scope for further research and understanding of DNA always keeps my interest – it’s one of the things I particularly like about my role.'
'My decision to study at Teesside was greatly influenced by the offer of a bursary. This made it unrivalled value. I would really recommend studying here at postgraduate level.'
'I’ve been able to apply what I’ve learned and implement it at work every day.'
'That’s the great thing about the University – there are opportunities here for you to embrace. Everything is so convenient so you have time to fit in study, work and friends.'
‘I hope my knowledge, coupled with the experience will progress my career.’
'If you apply yourself, sometimes working 24/7 in multiple time zones, it is rewarding.'
'I have no doubt that my future is bright. There will be good job opportunities when I graduate with this impressive qualification.'
My course has been an overall experience of academic, extracurricular and so many other things.
I enjoy the pace of the course and variety of modules to study.
The modules were very well structured and market oriented, and the lecturers were always focussed on the students and willing to give help if needed.
'It was a pleasure to be taught by staff who obviously have a genuine passion for the subject.'
'I enjoy being able to apply what I have learnt in lectures to situations in the lab. Expanding my chemical knowledge and gaining further qualifications in chemistry increases the likelihood of getting a good job in my chosen field.'
'It's great that various courses are recognised by academic societies - it increases their validity in the professional world.'
'The team of food lecturers are very passionate about their subject which comes across in lectures and tutorials, this is of course infectious.'
‘My degree course was very well organised – I always knew who to talk to if I needed any further assistance. My tutors were very friendly and willing to help at any time.’
'I opted to do a placement year at Adelie Foods between the second and third years of my degree, developing ‘food to go’ products for Sainsbury’s.'
'The laboratory staff were the best – they supported me in every possible way. And Middlesbrough is an excellent choice, especially for an international student.'
'I would recommend Teesside University and my course. It provides the perfect amount of theoretical and practical learning to develop you into a chemist, and prepare you for a career in the chemical industry.'