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CJS 2205 Introduction to Criminal Investigation & Forensic Science

3.0 Credit Hours

Survey of legal, technical and ethical aspects of criminal investigation. Common principles and techniques of criminal investigation, including crime scene procedures, collection and preservation of evidence, development of leads and criminalistics (current terminology for forensics). Skills necessary to investigate crimes and obtain legally admissible evidence. Basic science of physical, chemical and biological evidence.
Prerequisite:   DEV 0035

Spring Term 2014 Schedule
Booklist for CJS 2205
  LAB SEC CALL HRS START END DAY ROOM INSTRUCTOR STATUS
(* indicates prerequisite) (updated hourly)
  205 0202338 3.0 2:00 PM 3:15 PM TTH 9 208 Niehaus OPEN
  M00 0202654 3.0 9:00 AM 9:50 AM MWF CVB Shediack OPEN
  N08 0202339 3.0 6:00 PM 8:40 PM M 9 209 Torrence OPEN
*Term designations represent when courses are typically offered. They are included for planning purposes only and subject to change. Refer to the current schedule for actual course offerings.