Career Opportunities in Forensic ScienceBook - 2008
This is a compelling exploration of more than 80 different forensic science careers.Most people are familiar with the common image of the forensic scientist as depicted in popular television programs like CSI and in the movies. Yet, forensic science is actually a complicated science based on the use of scientific principles and techniques to determine facts in legal disputes, resolve various types of investigations, and solve mysteries. According to the American Academy of Forensic Science, any science used for the purposes of law is a forensic science.""Career Opportunities in Forensic Science"" includes a total of 82 job profiles in this exciting field. Extensive appendixes include education and training resources, certification program listings, professional associations, and more.Career profiles include: accident reconstruction specialist; child abuse pediatrician; crime scene investigator; fingerprint technician; forensic audio examiner; forensic botanist; forensic odontologist; forensic psychiatrist; forensic surveyor; and, more.
Publisher: New York NY : Ferguson, 
Copyright Date: ©2008
Branch Call Number: 363.25023 ECH
Characteristics: xviii, 318 pages ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Forensic science