Presentation on theme: "Dragon Fly. Forensic science technicians investigate crimes by analyzing physical evidence. They also prepare reports to document their findings and."— Presentation transcript:
Forensic science technicians investigate crimes by analyzing physical evidence. They also prepare reports to document their findings and the laboratory techniques used. When criminal cases come to trial forensic science technicians often testify as a expert witness on their findings and other collections from the crime scene.
Dragon Fly To be a forensic science technician you have to get a bachelors degree to qualify for entry levels. While in high school you should take as many math and science classes as you can. Knowledge and understanding of legal procedures can also be helpful.
Dragon Fly A forensic science technician makes $49,860 a year.
Dragon Fly To do this job I would have to relocate to a different place. You could go to places like Miami and Las Vegas.
Dragon Fly The work of Crime Scene Investigators
Dragon Fly Angi M. Christensen Sources: National Institutes Of Health Office of Science Education. December 15,2009. Forensic Science Technician http://science.education.nih.gov/LifeWorks. nsf/Interviews/Angi+M.+Christensen#Intervi ewchnician. 27 April 2011 http://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair- projects/science-engineering- careers/Phys_forensicsciencetechnician_c0 01.shtml?From=testb
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