This course is designed to create an awareness of the branch of health science relating to medical forensics. This course focuses on introductory skills and assessment in order to develop the ability to identify, analyze, and process logically using deductive reasoning and problem solving. Medical forensics involves many aspects of health science instruction including laboratory skills and safety, microscopy, toxicology, measurement, physical evidence identification, pathology, anthropology, entomology, psychology, blood spatter analysis, and career exploration.
Prerequisite: Recommended completion of Biology, AP Biology.
Completion of Elementary Algebra and Geometry before enrollment.
- Credit: CTE - This class counts as the 3rd Science Core credit.
- Grade level: 11, 12
- Schools: Magnet program at Weber High
There is also a class just for Weber High students
- Course length: magnet course is 2 periods for one semester
Weber High course is one period for one year
- Fee: $10
- WSD Course #: 47485 (magnet course)
47487 (Weber High course)