Forensic Science

  • Forensic Science uses a structured and scientific approach to investigation of crimes of assault, abuse and neglect, domestic violence, accidental death, homicide, and the psychology of criminal behavior. Students will learn terminology and investigative procedure related to crime scene, questioning, interviewing, criminal behavior characteristics, truth detection, and scientific procedures used to solve crimes. Using scientific methods, students collect and analyze evidence through case studies and simulated crime scenes such as fingerprint analysis. Students will learn the history, legal aspects, and career options for forensic science