Digital Forensic Science

DFS 500
Description: Students will acquire a combination of knowledge, skills and abilities including explicit legal knowledge, particular computer and other digital device skills and good oral and written forensic reporting abilities needed for successful completion of the Master's Degree. We cover those areas in an accelerated fashion with emphasis on the following topics: unique 'digital crime scene' issues, the rules of evidence and specific computer crime laws, digital forensic investigative techniques, best practices and current technologies, and storage device architecture and file system forensics.

Prerequisite: None
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats
Spring
DFS 500-81 Online Online 01/13/20 - 03/06/20 Tenreiro de Magalhaes 9
DFS 500-85 Online Online 03/09/20 - 05/01/20 Staff 13
Summer
DFS 500-81 Online Online 05/11/20 - 07/03/20 Staff 14
DFS 500-85 Online Online 07/06/20 - 08/28/20 Staff 15