Prerequisites: FORS 120/L or instructor permission.
Description: Critical thinking, reasoning, investigative failure, resource management, and supervision in criminal investigation.
Description: Basic terminology, concepts, and techniques that are currently, or have been previously used in operational crime laboratories. The concepts of laboratory techniques, measurements, analysis of the various analytical methods, and quality assurance/quality control are also included.
Prerequisites: Introductory course in entomology
Description: Application of entomology to legal issues. Criminal investigations, insects of forensic importance, insect succession on carrion, and case studies.
Description: Theory and practice in forensic science. The legal system, crime scene investigation, taphonomy, and criminalistics.
Description: Forensic anthropology within the broader context of forensic sciences and physical anthropology. Decomposition and bone modification through artificial means. Determination of individual identity, diet, chronic pathology and cause of death from human remains.
Prerequisites: 3 hrs FORS or equivalent.
Description: Current issues in forensic science.