Courses


Course Descriptions

CRJU 4500 - Management of Forensics

Description

The scientific investigation of crime with emphasis on the collection, analysis, comparison, and identification of physical evidence.


Upon successful completion of the course students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the process by which physical evidence is collected and identified.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the process by which physical evidence is analyzed.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of the process by which physical evidence is compared to other evidence.
  • Module 1. Observational Skills
  • Module 2. Investigation and Evidence Examination
  • Module 3. the study of Hair, Fibers, and Fabrics
  • Module 4. Forensic Botany and Fingerprinting
  • Module 5. DNA Profiling, Blood and Blood Splatter Analysis, and Forensic Toxicology
  • Module 6. Forensic Entomology, Handwriting Analysis, Forgery, and Counterfeiting
  • Module 7. Death Analysis
  • Module 8. Forensic Anthropology and Soil Impressions
  • Module 9. Glass Evidence, Casts, and Impressions
  • Module 10. Tool Mark Analysis
  • Module 11. Ballistics Analysis
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Credit Hours

Criminal Justice


Prerequisites

  • CRJU 1100 & CRJU 3500
CPL Eligible