• Criminal Justice & Forensics

    Description

    This class is designed to give students both theory and hands-on experience in the skills and knowledge in the field of forensic science, including:

    • Introduction to crime scene investigation
    • Crime scene photography
    • Physical evidence in solving crimes
    • Dusting and lifting fingerprints
    • Evidence collecting and processing methods

    Emphasis will be placed on the importance of effective communication and interpersonal skills, professional development, strong academic skills, problem solving, safety, and the use of technology. 

    Term

    2 semesters / 2 term
    August to June

    Credits

    This course meets UC/CSU requirements for College Prep Elective (g) credit
    Meets the A-G, “g” elective

    Eligibility

    High School juniors, seniors

    Hours

    3 hours (daily)
    8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
    or 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Costs

    None

    Notes

    This course participates in an articulation with Chabot College