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Forensics office 2003 version

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  2. 2. Job Description<br />Investigate crime scenes<br />Collect crime scene evidence<br />Use science (chemistry, physics and biology) to analyse data<br />Provide evidence in court<br />Support law enforcement<br />
  3. 3. Qualifications<br />University Bachelor degrees<br />Bachelor of Forensic Science (CIT)<br />Bachelor of Criminology (UNE)<br />Bachelor of Science (UWS)<br />Double degree Criminology/Law (UNSW)<br />
  4. 4. Training Requirements<br />Not squeamish<br />Speak to people<br />Organised<br />Academic<br />Teach others<br />Logical and critical thinking<br />Working with others<br />
  5. 5. Biology Content<br />Entomology<br />Anthropology<br />Odontology<br />Forensic Botany<br />
  6. 6. Chemistry Content<br />DNA testing<br />Serology<br />Drugs & Toxicology<br />Mass Spectrometry<br />
  7. 7. Physics Content<br />Firearms and Tool Mark Identification<br />Ballistics <br />Crime scene re-enactments<br />Blood spatter analysis<br />
  8. 8. Employment prospects and Related Careers<br />Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)<br />Police<br />Armed Forces<br />The Department of Human Services<br />State Chemistry Laboratories<br />Private laboratories<br />Federal Intelligence Agencies (ASIO)<br />Insurance agencies<br />
  9. 9. Bibliography<br />Works Cited<br />" Forensic Science Careers, Jobs and Degree Information - Criminal Justice USA." - Criminal Justice Careers, Jobs and Degree Information. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Apr. 2010. <>.<br />Baird, Jeanne. "Skills Needed to Be a Forensic Scientist |" eHow | How To Do Just About Everything! | How To Videos & Articles. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2010. <>.<br />"Forensic Science in Australasia." Welcome to NIFS, the National Institute of Forensic Science. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Apr. 2010. <>.<br />Holt, Cynthia. "Forensic Science Resources on the Internet." Issues in Science & Technology Librarianship. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2010. <>.<br />Sullivan, Dan. "Forensic Chemistry - Chemistry Encyclopedia - reaction, water, uses, proteins, gas, number, mass, The History of Forensic Chemistry, What Do Forensic Chemists Do?, Analytical Techniques and Instrumentation, Toxicology." Chemistry: Foundations and Applications. N.p., n.d. Web. 26 Apr. 2010. <>.<br />Webb, David. "Introducing The All About Forensic Science Website." A Free & Comprehensive Guide To The World of Forensic Science. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Apr. 2010.<br />