Forensic Science, Introduction to

SCI 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
Spring
SCI 170-51 MT 5:30-8:15PM, 5:30-7:30PM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Paul 0
SCI 170-02A FF 11:30-12:45PM, 3-5PM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-02A T 11:30-12:45PM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-02B FF 11:30-12:45PM, 3-5PM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-02B T 11:30-12:45PM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-01A FT 10-11:15AM, 3-5PM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-01A T 10-11:15AM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-01B FT 10-11:15AM, 3-5PM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-01B T 10-11:15AM 01/25/21 - 05/07/21 Dean 0
Summer
SCI 170-01 MWTHMTH 9-11AM, 12-3PM 05/24/21 - 07/02/21 Dean 1
Fall
SCI 170-01 TFT 8:30-9:45AM, 12-2PM 08/30/21 - 12/17/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-02 TFF 10-11:15AM, 12-2PM 08/30/21 - 12/17/21 Dean 0
SCI 170-51 MT 5:30-8:15PM, 5:30-7:30PM 08/30/21 - 12/17/21 Sassi 0