CCJS320: Introduction to Criminalistics

(Perm Req) An introduction to modern methods used in the detection, investigation and solution of crimes. Practical analysis of evidence in a crime laboratory, including fingerprints and other impressions, firearms ID and ballistics, hairs and fibers, document examination, and use of polygraph. This class is taught using a "blended learning" format divided equally with presentation of online recorded lectures, case studies, webcasts and readings; and practical examination of criminalistics procedures and evidence identification exercises in the CCJS Crime Laboratory. There are lab fees associated with this course.
Prerequisites/Rules:
CCJS100 and CCJS230. There are lab fees associated with this course.
Credits: 3
Grading Method: Regular Regular grading , Pass-Fail Grading is either Pass or Fail , Audit No grade is assigned
Course Offering
    Spring 2017 Instructor: Thomas Mauriello View Syllabus
    Summer 2017 Instructor: Thomas Mauriello
    Fall 2017 Instructor: Thomas Mauriello View Syllabus
    Spring 2018 Instructor: Thomas Mauriello
    Fall 2016 Instructor: Thomas Mauriello View Syllabus