Medical Forensic Science

  • This advanced year-long 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 with an overlying theme of anatomy and physiology. This course also meets the technology proficiency requirement for students to meet graduation requirements. College credit for this course is available through UCCS. A fee will be charged for this course.