Forensic Science, Intro 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  
Fall
SCIE 170-45 Online Online 10/20/14 - 12/12/14 Hemond 11 Register
Spring
SCIE 170-40 Online Online 01/12/15 - 02/27/15 Hemond 9 Register