ADJ 171 Forensic Science I

Introduces student to crime scene technology, procedures for sketching, diagramming and using casting materials. Surveys the concepts of forensic chemistry, fingerprint classification/identification and latent techniques, drug identification, hair and fiber evidence, death investigation techniques, thin-layer chromatographic methods, and arson materials examination. Part I of II. Prerequisite: Readiness to enroll in ENG 111.  Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Generally offered fall.