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Literature Survey (Forensic Toxicology)

  • VME 6604 Literature Survey (Forensic Toxicology)

    Credits: 2


    This 2-credit course involves the completion of a term paper on a relevant topic of toxicology. Students will research scientific literature available to them online, through the UF e-journals, and other relevant sources. Students will prepare a fully referenced term paper in no less than 5000 words on a forensic toxicology-related subject approved by the course instructor.


    Please review our recommended course order.

    Term Paper Topics

    Topics include, but are not limited to:

    • The detection and effects of prenatal exposure to cocaine.
    • The use of non-traditional specimens (i.e. other than blood and urine) for the detection of drug use in pre-employment drug screening.
    • The importance of a QA/QC program in the forensic toxicology laboratory.

    You can also choose your own forensic toxicology-related subject and have it approved by the course instructor.

    Required Materials

    No required materials

    Library Access

    Distance Education and UF Online Students enjoy the same library privileges as on-campus students.
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