Forensics Laboratory

CJS 2503 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Surveys the basic examinations and techniques performed in a crime laboratory. Topics include general microscopy, hairs and fibers, blood and other body fluids, paint, glass, soil, fingerprints, gunshot residue, toxicology, questioned documents, and firearm and tool-mark examinations. This is a hands-on laboratory course focusing on individual experimentation. (Laboratory fee.)


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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