Criminalistics

This course covers the functions of the forensic laboratory and its relationship to successful criminal investigations and prosecutions. Topics include advanced crime scene processing, investigative techniques, current forensic technologies, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to identify and collect relevant evidence at simulated crime scenes and request appropriate laboratory analysis of submitted evidence. An emphasis will be placed on current technology for collection and classification of fingerprint evidence.

  • Prerequisite: None
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours3
Lab Hours0
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours3