Course Sequence

Curriculum for Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science
FRESHMAN YEAR
Course Credit Hrs Course Credit Hrs
ENGL 111 (English Composition I) 3 ENGL 112 (English Composition II) 3
BIOL 124 & 123L (General Biology I) 4 BIOL 125 & 125L (General Biology II) 4
MATH 161 (Pre-Calculus) 3 MATH 162 (Trigonometry) 3
FIAR or MUSC 101 3 MGIS 164 (Intro. To Info. Processing) 3
JRDV 111 (College Survival Skills) 1 SOCL 210 (Intro to Sociology) 3
JRDV 111A 0
TOTAL   14       16
SOPHOMORE YEAR
ENGL 203 (Writing About Literature) 3 FRSC 201* (Forensic Science Seminar) 1
CHEM 111 & 111L (General Chemistry I) 4 CHEM 112 & 112L (General Chemistry II) 4
SUBA 215 (Introduction to Alcohol/Drug Abuse) 3 BIOL 217 & 217L (General Microbiology) 4
MATH 250 (Elementary Statistics) 3 MATH 290 (Calculus I) 4
HIST 201 or 220 (U.S. History) 3 FRSC 210* (Introduction to Forensic Science) 3
TOTAL   16       16
JUNIOR YEAR
BIOL 302 & 302L (Genetics) 4 CHEM 242 & 242L (Organic Chemistry II) 4
CHEM 241 & 241L (Organic Chemistry I) 4 PHYS 222 & 222L (General Physics II) 4
PHYS 211 & 211L (General Physics I) 4 FRSC 310* (Witness Testimony) 3
FRSC 220* (Introduction to Law) 3 FRSC 320* (Evidence Collection & Processing) 3
BIOL 324L (Cell Biology) 1
TOTAL   15       15
SENIOR YEAR
BIOL 325 & 325L (Molecular Biology) 4 CHEM 351 & 351L (Quantitative Analysis) 5
FRSC 410* (Drugs & Toxicology) 3 FRSC 440* (Professional Practice in Forensic Science) 3
FRSC 430* (Forensic Microscopy) 3 CHEM 450 (Special Problems and Seminars) 4
FRSC 420* (Forensic Science Internship) 3 PHIL 222 (Introduction to Ethics) 3
FRSC 460* (Senior Comprehensive) 0
TOTAL   13       15
             
Total: 120 Credit Hours
*NOTE:  All courses with the FRSC prefix are new.  Courses already being offered at SUNO are listed in the 2012-2014 University catalog under the appropriate degree program.