Course title

Forensics science K


Biology and Chemistry

Course description

In Forensic Science; students will learn terminology and investigative procedures related to crime scenes; questioning; interviewing; criminal behavior characteristics; truth detection; and scientific procedures used to solve crimes. Using scientific methods; students will 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. This course is the recommended science course for the Public Services endorsement.

Grades 11-12
Required prerequisite: Biology and Chemistry
Recommended prerequisites: Medical Terminology and Principles of health science

K Level only


School country

United States

School state


School city


School / district Address

22602 Northwest Fwy, Cypress, TX 77429

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Deferred date

Deferred Reason

In order to be reviewed as a laboratory science; we will need a list of physical laboratory experiments completed for this course and number of hours students spend doing laboratory assignments each week.

Online / Virtual