Oct 03, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CRMJ 2361 - Evidence Photography

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
A study of the photographic aspects used in criminal investigation with emphasis on types of cameras and lighting for purpose of recording evidence.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Properly use a 35 millimeter camera and flash, and /or modern digital devices.
  2. Recognize evidence at crime scenes.
  3. Mark and prepare photographs for subsequent courtroom testimony.
  4. Take specialized photographs at crime scenes and in the police photo lab using specialized equipment/techniques.
  5. Demonstrate proper photographic techniques for various evidence found in field and laboratory settings, expressed through practical student exercises.