Forensic Science, Introduction to

SCIE 170
Description: Students learn the biology, genetics, chemistry, and physics involved in the forensic investigation of crimes. A wide range of topics are studied including DNA, entomology, fingerprinting, trace evidence, serology (blood, saliva, and semen), blood spatter, and chemical analysis of drugs, alcohol, and other compounds. Students apply their new knowledge of forensic science through the use of case studies and laboratories. This course includes two laboratory hours per week.

Prerequisite: If you have taken FOR-110 you may not take this lab science course.
Credits: 4

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats
SCIE 170-45 Online Online 03/12/18 - 04/27/18 Hemond -4
SCIE 170-45A Online Online 03/12/18 - 04/27/18 Alberts 10
SCIE 170-45 Online Online 10/23/17 - 12/15/17 Hemond 7
SCIE 170-45A Online Online 10/23/17 - 12/15/17 Hemond 5