Forensic Technology MS

Forensic Technology MS

Academic Level

Middle School

Prerequisites

TBD

Length

TBD

# Theme


2021-2022

Be familiar with and be able to demonstrate the following forensic science concepts:

  • Collect and analyze fibers and textiles

  • Forensic entomology

  • Forensic psychology


# Description


Participants take a test of basic forensic science theory to qualify as semifinalists. Semifinalists demonstrate expertise of forensic science concepts through the application of techniques within a limited time frame. Students will need to be familiar with and able to demonstrate all three (3) skills. During the semifinalist portion, one (1) skill will be selected for the students to demonstrate to the judges.


Careers Associated
  • Crime Scene Investigator

  • Forensic Anthropologist

  • Forensic Pathologist

  • Forensic Engineering Scientist


​# Oklahoma Eligibility


Entries are limited to three (3) teams of two (2) per chapter.


# State Competition Information


Team members will take an online exam over basic forensic science theory from March 1 - 25, 2022 to determine the semifinalists for the on-site demonstration. Students will take the test individually and scores will be averaged for a team score. Testing information has been sent directly to your school testing liaison if you set one up in previous years. If you have not sent that information or need to change who your liaison is, please send an email to tami.redus@careertech.ok.gov, with the subject line: TSA Testing Liaison.

The forensic science concept to be presented will be released the day prior to the state conference.

# Coordinators


Ellen Westemeir

westeel@tulsaschools.org

Event Coordinator

Valerie McCauley

vmccauley@alex.k12.ok.us

Event Manager