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PostPosted: Thu Nov 24, 2016 9:51 am    Post subject: Starting Computer Forensics & have some questions Reply with quote

I am interested in going to school for my bachelor's Criminal Justice Computer Forensics and I would like some advice from people who have either worked in this field or are currently working. Any advice is appreciated but I have some questions as well. Feel free to answer all or some of my questions as this is also part of a school assignment. Should take about 20 mins. Thank you in advance.
1. What do you like and dislike about this field?
2. What requirements in the computer would I need? (very nervous i will invest a thousand dollars into the wrong computer. Might be looking for the wrong things.
3. I have heard that working in the legal field in criminal recoveries that it wears on you mentally. (rape or murders) True or false
4. Does anyone have a past criminal background and not been able to finds work due to that? Nothing serious, but i heard that the simplest charge can stop you from working.
5. What are some of the most difficult or frustrating parts of this career.
6.What type of advancement opportunities are available for an entry-level worker in this career?
7.what kind of hours do you work?
8.How does this career affect your lifestyle?
9.What type of tasks do you do in a typical day or week?
10.How do I best prepare myself for this career?
11. How did you get the job you have?
12.What kind of job (titles) can I get with a Bachelor's in Criminal Justice Computer Forensics. What is your degree and exact title?
13.How is the economy effecting this career?
14. Do you ever take work home with you? If so on average how often?
15.Is your work primarily individual or predominately in groups or teams?
16.What courses have proved to be the most valuable to you in your work?
17. Is there a dress code where you work? Is it business or casual?
18.When people leave this career, what are the usual reasons?
19.What skills or personal characteristics do you feel contribute most to success in this industry?
20.What sacrifices have you had to make to succeed in this field, and do you feel the sacrifices were worth it?
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PostPosted: Fri Nov 25, 2016 1:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

For some reason I can't post my answers.....
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