Forensics

Forensics 20/30 (LDC2754/LDC3754)

Credits: 6
Prerequisite: Science 10 or Science 14

Learning in this course will start with acquiring knowledge of basic scientific concepts, which will then be applied to realistic scenarios. Students will engage in hands-on laboratory activities, internet research and case study examples.

Introductory Content:

  • Introduction to Forensic Science
  • Fingerprint analysis
  • Microscopic analysis of Trace Evidence
  • Breathalyzer/Intoxilyzer Testing
  • Body fluid Evidence
  • Polygraph testing & Document Analysis
  • Forensic Genetics

Advanced Content:

  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Forensic Entomology
  • Police Protective Equipment
  • Ballistics
  • Criminal Profiling
  • Arson
  • Police Services Canines
  • Forensic Toxicology