2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
This course introduces students to the scientific tools of analysis of crime scene evidence. Topics include toxicology, hair, fiber, blood, DNA, fingerprint, and firearms analysis, as well as cause of death issues such as sexual homicides, suicides, and assisted suicides, drug and carbon monoxide poisoning, accidental deaths, and blunt force trauma deaths. The class consists of integrated lecture and lab each week. The laboratory activities require only basic calculations.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis

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