Forensic Science/Chemistry Option

Pending approval: Effective Date: SP2017

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 110 - Chemical Principles I (GN)Notes for: CHEM 110

CHEM 110

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CHEM 111 - Experimental Chemistry (GN)Notes for: CHEM 111

CHEM 111

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1
Math 140 - Calculus With Analytic Geometry I (GQ)Notes for: Math 140

Math 140

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
1
CRIM 100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice (GS)Notes for: CRIM 100

CRIM 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or CRIM 113 - Introduction to Law (US)Notes for: CRIM 113

CRIM 113

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ENGL 15 - Rhetoric and Composition (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 15

ENGL 15

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 112 - Chemical Principles II (GN)Notes for: CHEM 112

CHEM 112

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CHEM 113 - Experimental Chemistry II (GN)Notes for: CHEM 113

CHEM 113

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1
MATH 141 - Calculus with Analytic Geometry (GQ)Notes for: MATH 141

MATH 141

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
FRNSC 100 - Introduction to Forensic Science (GN)Notes for: FRNSC 100

FRNSC 100

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Social/Behavioral Sciences (GS)

Social/Behavioral Sciences (GS)

3
Total credits 17

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 210 - Organic ChemitryNotes for: CHEM 210

CHEM 210

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FRNSC 210 - Essential Practices of Forensic ScienceNotes for: FRNSC 210

FRNSC 210

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
PHYS 250 - Introductory Physics I (GN)Notes for: PHYS 250

PHYS 250

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or PHYS 211 - General Physics: Mechanics (GN)Notes for: PHYS 211

PHYS 211

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Social/Behavioral Sciences (GS)

Social/Behavioral Sciences (GS)

3
BIOL 110 - Biology: Basic Concepts and Biodiversity (GN)Notes for: BIOL 110

BIOL 110

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Total credits 17

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 212 - Organic Chemistry IINotes for: CHEM 212

CHEM 212

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
CHEM 213 - Laboratory Organic ChemistryNotes for: CHEM 213

CHEM 213

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
STAT 250 - Introduction to Biostatistics (GQ)Notes for: STAT 250

STAT 250

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
PHYS 251 - Introductory Physics II (GN)Notes for: PHYS 251

PHYS 251

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or PHYS 212 - General Physics: Electricity and Magnetism (GN)Notes for: PHYS 212

PHYS 212

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 100 - Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CHEM 227 - Analytical ChemistryNotes for: CHEM 227

CHEM 227

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
FRNSC 411 - Criminalistics: Trace and Impression EvidenceNotes for: FRNSC 411

FRNSC 411

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting List ANotes for: Supporting List A

Supporting List A

Supporting List A Student can choose from the following list: BMB 401, 402, 428, BMB/VBSC 433; CHEM 310, 410, 412, 423, 430, 431, 450, 452, 474; VBSC 330, 430, 431.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FRNSC 410 - A Scientific Approach to Crime Scene InvestigationNotes for: FRNSC 410

FRNSC 410

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 16

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
PHIL 132 - Introduction to Bioethics (GH)Notes for: PHIL 132

PHIL 132

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
FRNSC 413 - Criminalistics: BiologyNotes for: FRNSC 413

FRNSC 413

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting List ANotes for: Supporting List A

Supporting List A

Supporting List A Student can choose from the following list: BMB 401, 402, 428, BMB/VBSC 433; CHEM 310, 410, 412, 423, 430, 431, 450, 452, 474; VBSC 330, 430, 431.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3.0
Health/Phys (GHA)

Health/Phys (GHA)

1.5
Supporting List BNotes for: Supporting List B

Supporting List B

List B Supporting Courses – Select 6 units from the following courses: ANTH 410, 411, 413, 466; BIOL 222 or 322, 414, 437, 472; CHEM 402; CRIM 425, 432, 467, 469, 482, CRIM/WMNST 423, 453, CRIM/CRIMJ 424; HPA 440; ENT 313, 410, 450; FRNSC 427, 496; FSC 401, FSC/CHE 432; PSYCH 445, 462, 470. Note: Only 3 credits of CRIM, CRIMJ, WMNST, and PSYCH are allowed
Total credits 13.5

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Supporting List ANotes for: Supporting List A

Supporting List A

Supporting List A Student can choose from the following list: BMB 401, 402, 428, BMB/VBSC 433; CHEM 310, 410, 412, 423, 430, 431, 450, 452, 474; VBSC 330, 430, 431.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting List BNotes for: Supporting List B

Supporting List B

List B Supporting Courses – Select 6 units from the following courses: ANTH 410, 411, 413, 466; BIOL 222 or 322, 414, 437, 472; CHEM 402; CRIM 425, 432, 467, 469, 482, CRIM/WMNST 423, 453, CRIM/CRIMJ 424; HPA 440; ENT 313, 410, 450; FRNSC 427, 496; FSC 401, FSC/CHE 432; PSYCH 445, 462, 470. Note: Only 3 credits of CRIM, CRIMJ, WMNST, and PSYCH are allowed.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FRNSC 400 - Courtroom Proceedings and TestimonyNotes for: FRNSC 400

FRNSC 400

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
FRNSC 415W - Laboratory in Crime Scene InvestigationNotes for: FRNSC 415W

FRNSC 415W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
CHEM 425 - Chromatography and ElectrochemistryNotes for: CHEM 425

CHEM 425

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Total credits 16.5

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
FRNSC 485W - Coalescence of Forensic Science ConceptsNotes for: FRNSC 485W

FRNSC 485W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
FRNSC 475 - Forensic Science SeminarNotes for: FRNSC 475

FRNSC 475

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
3
Health/Phys (GHA)

Health/Phys (GHA)

1.5
FRNSC 427W - Forensic ChemistryNotes for: FRNSC 427W

FRNSC 427W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
Total credits 16.5

Additional Notes

  • GWS, GQ, GA, GH, GS, GN and GHA are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements. All students are required to take one IL and one US course before graduation. A course designated as US;IL may be used as a US or an IL, not both.
  • W suffix signifies the course satisfies the University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

Program Notes

Students must complete a 3-credit course in "United States Cultures (US)" and a 3-credit course in "International Cultures (IL)."

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

Supporting List A
Supporting List A Student can choose from the following list: BMB 401, 402, 428, BMB/VBSC 433; CHEM 310, 410, 412, 423, 430, 431, 450, 452, 474; VBSC 330, 430, 431.
Supporting List A
Supporting List A Student can choose from the following list: BMB 401, 402, 428, BMB/VBSC 433; CHEM 310, 410, 412, 423, 430, 431, 450, 452, 474; VBSC 330, 430, 431.
Supporting List B
List B Supporting Courses – Select 6 units from the following courses: ANTH 410, 411, 413, 466; BIOL 222 or 322, 414, 437, 472; CHEM 402; CRIM 425, 432, 467, 469, 482, CRIM/WMNST 423, 453, CRIM/CRIMJ 424; HPA 440; ENT 313, 410, 450; FRNSC 427, 496; FSC 401, FSC/CHE 432; PSYCH 445, 462, 470. Note: Only 3 credits of CRIM, CRIMJ, WMNST, and PSYCH are allowed
Supporting List A
Supporting List A Student can choose from the following list: BMB 401, 402, 428, BMB/VBSC 433; CHEM 310, 410, 412, 423, 430, 431, 450, 452, 474; VBSC 330, 430, 431.
Supporting List B
List B Supporting Courses – Select 6 units from the following courses: ANTH 410, 411, 413, 466; BIOL 222 or 322, 414, 437, 472; CHEM 402; CRIM 425, 432, 467, 469, 482, CRIM/WMNST 423, 453, CRIM/CRIMJ 424; HPA 440; ENT 313, 410, 450; FRNSC 427, 496; FSC 401, FSC/CHE 432; PSYCH 445, 462, 470. Note: Only 3 credits of CRIM, CRIMJ, WMNST, and PSYCH are allowed.