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JUS 416 - Forensics

Description: Forensic science is the application of science to the law. During this course, students will examine various methodologies and applications commonly used in forensics. Topics will include the history of forensic science, the legal system as it relates to physical evidence, crime scene procedures, physical evidence collection, biological evidence collection, and chemical/material evidence. Letter grade only.

Units: 3

Sections offered: Fall 2019 Spring 2020

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Prerequisite: Junior Status or higher