Dec 06, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CRMJ 2336 - Introduction to Criminalistics

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
A study of the scientific evaluation of physical evidence in the crime lab; firearms examination, comparative micrograph, toxicology, serology, polygraph, and microanalysis of hair, fiber, paint, and glass; and legal photography applications.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Identify physical evidence and how to care for it.
  2. Define Forensic serology.
  3. Illustrate DNA as a new forensic science tool.
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of fingerprints.
  5. Identify firearms, tool marks, and other impressions.