Forensic Science

About the Course

The Forensic Science course uses a structured and scientific approach to the 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 procedures related to crime scene, questioning, interviewing, criminal behavior characteristics, truth detection and a variety of scientific procedures used to solve crimes.

Total Lessons 34
Grade Level 11th - 12th
Projects, Activities & Assessments 744


Each lesson includes media-rich presentations, a pre-made lesson plan, assessments and engaging real-world projects and activities. To get an idea of what iCEV offers, explore the sample lesson and resources below.

Course Lessons

Professionalism in the Sciences: Forensic Science
Ethics in Forensic Science
Forensic Science Safety & Regulations
Forensic Thinking & Problem Solving
Conducting Lab & Field Investigations: Forensic Science
Mathematics in Forensic Science
Tools in Forensic Science
Technical Writing in Forensic Science
Introduction to Forensic Science
Criminal Justice Terminology
Criminal Law History & Development
Forensic Psychology
Evidence Collection: Laws & Regulation
Evidence Collection: Procedures
Digital Forensics
Crime Scene Sketching
Trace Evidence: Glass & Paint
Trace Evidence: Hair & Fiber
Fingerprint & Impression Analysis
Blood Spatter
Serology, Blood & Bodily Fluids
Toxicology & Controlled Substances
DNA Analysis
Tool Mark Analysis
Explosives, Hazardous Materials & Arson
Document Analysis: Forgery & Counterfeiting
Document Analysis: Handwriting
Document Analysis: Materials
Forensic Anthropology & Odontology
Decomposition Analysis
Death Investigations
Autopsy Process
Forensic Entomology