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Course Title: INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC SCIENCE
This course examines forensic techniques commonly used in criminal investigations such as: crime scene reconstruction; hair, fiber, soil, inorganic, and organic analysis; spectroscopy; microscopy; toxicology; fingerprints; firearms; and DNA. The description, scientific underpinnings, and limitations of forensic techniques are discussed. The course gives students a background in scientific tools available to investigate crime.
Prerequisite: ADMJ 0101