Oct 04, 2023  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

CRMJ 2301 - Computer Forensics

Credit hours: 3

Course Description:
Computer Forensics introduces the student to the background, history and terminology of computer crime. Students study the evolution of the Internet crime, criminal behavior and computer crime effects on law enforcement, such as technological change and resource allocation. The student is given the terminology and procedures for conducting forensic analysis and processing computer evidence.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Identify cyber threats.
  2. Describe chain of custody in forensic investigations.
  3. Define common computer terminology as it applies to computer forensics and cybercrime.
  4. Describe the steps necessary to perform an investigation.
  5. Explain data analysis as it relates to computer forensics.
  6. Identify tools needed to perform an investigation