Program Learning Outcomes

PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES (PEOs)

  • PEO: Practice leadership in the field of forensic science while maintaining high standards of professional, ethical and social responsibility.
  • PEO2: Pursue in lifelong learning by continuously improving their technical and personal skills.
  • PEO3: Perform functions required in the practice of profession.

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

  • PLO1: Articulate and discuss the latest development in the field of forensic science and crime detection.
  • PLO2: Effectively communicate orally and in writing both Filipino and English.
  • PLO3: Work effectively and independently in multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural teams
  • PLO4: Act in recognition of professional, social, and ethical responsibility.
  • Plo5: Engage in lifelong learning and conduct research activities in the field of forensic and scientific crime detection.
  • PLO6: Demonstrate knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values essential in the practice of criminal justice in the field of criminalistics, law enforcement, crime detection and investigation.
  • PLO7: Demonstrate knowledge in criminal sociology, Criminal law and procedure, correctional administration, ethics and community relations, and defense tactics.
  • PLO8: Proficient in the use and operation of basic and state of the art forensic science equipment and instruments.
  • PLO9: Evaluate gender-based violence against women and children.
  • PLO10: Conduct analysis, assessment and evaluation of forensic evidences in courts of law.

Curriculum Flowchart

ForensicScience Curriculum Flowchart

Retention Policies

BACHELOR OF FORENSIC SCIENCE

  1. The failing grades are 5.0, 6.0 (FA) and 8.0 (UW) in all subjects.
  2. Students who failed in one or two courses in any semester shall be given an academic warning under the supervision of the program chair/ coordinator. If a freshman fails 30% of the total academic units enrolled in the current school year, he/she will be placed on academic probation the following year.
  3. Academic probation starts in the second year level of students and they will be placed under the individual program of study (IPOS).
  4. Other than the regular Summer term offerings, subjects offered during the Summer Term are those that the students failed during the regular semester in no way should the student be allowed to take advance courses.
  5. Academic probation is lifted when the student’s cumulative grade point average reaches the required minimum for the program and that the student has not failed any of the courses enrolled in the succeeding two consecutive semesters.

Career Opportunities

Bachelor of Forensic Science 

1. Scientific crime investigation;
2. Law enforcement;
3. Forensic science education;
4. Foreign or international agencies e.g. United Nations (Department for Peace Keeping Forces) and European Union;
5. Research/analysis/evaluation of forensic evidence in courts of law;
6. As laboratory technician and examiner in dactyloscopy, ballistics, questioned documents, police photography, lie detection, forensic chemistry and other scientific aspects of crime detection

 

Partners & Linkages

  • Angeles City Youth Development Office (ACYDO)
  • National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM)
  • Philippine National Police (ACPO)
  • PNP Crime Laboratory Region III San Fernando, Pampanga
  • Bureau of Fire Protection (Angeles City)
  • Bureau of Jail Management and Penology
  • National Bureau of Investigation Region III
  • Parole and Probation Office, Angeles City
  • Clark International Airport Security Department
  • Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency
  • Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)
  • Angeles City Traffic Development Office (ACTDO)
  • Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG)