FSCI 101 Survey of Forensic Science

3 credits, Spring

Introduces the student interested in a career in forensic sciences to the various scientific disciplines involved in collecting and analyzing evidence. Topics include crime scene investigation, trace evidence analysis, fingerprints, forensic chemistry (drugs and toxicology) and biology (serology and DNA), bloodstain pattern analysis and arson and explosives. This course is designed for science majors who intend to pursue further study in forensic sciences. Restricted to science majors.

Prerequisite(s): None