BI 327S Introduction to Forensic Science (4)
An advanced Biology course designed to introduce students to the basic principles of forensic science. Lecture topics include processing a crime scene, DNA fingerprinting, and processing and assessment of physical evidence (hair, fibers, glass, drugs, fingerprints, firearms, blood) through microscopy and chemical analysis. The course includes both lecture and laboratory activities. (Three-hour lecture, three-hour lab.) Prerequisites: BI 221; CH 221 or instructor's permission.