Dec 06, 2023  
2022 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2022 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FNSC 101 - Introduction to Forensic Science


An introduction to the fundamental concepts of forensics science. The use of science and technology to solve crime will be the major thrust of the course. Major topics emphasized include: crime scene analysis, evidence collection and analysis, and legal issues surrounding forensic science. The laboratory work will explore the science behind evidence analysis. The course is team-taught by members of the Criminal Justice, Biology, and Chemistry/Physics Departments. The course qualifies as a General College Curriculum science course. Prerequisite(s): none.