Course title

FORC SCI 2002480 Virtual



Course description

Take a look at forensics through the lens of some of the world?s most famous and intriguing crime cases. This course examines the latest forensic techniques and innovations used to solve crimes. It also focuses on basic scientific principles and laboratory processes used in the field; such as DNA testing; toxicology; and material analysis. Investigative experiences for students include spectrometry; electrophoresis; and evidence analysis techniques. Students also study crime scene processing and evidence collection during crime scene investigations (CSI). This Forensic Science course satisfies state laboratory requirements.

Pre-Requisites:†Biology recommended†Credits:†1Estimated Completion Time:†2 Segments / 32-36 weeks

Students participate: 5 - 10 hours per week

School country

United States

School state


High school

Florida Virtual School

School / district Address

5422 Carrier Drive

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LINT
  • Integrated science

Approved date

Online / Virtual