CHEM-2113 Introduction to Forensic Science
A survey course covering the various ways in which science is applied to law. The major fields of forensic science and their basic tenets will be discussed and supported through various readings and outside speaker presentations. Topics of forensic science to be discussed include criminalistics, forensic pathology, forensic anthropology, forensic entomology, forensic psychiatry, forensic odontology, forensic engineering, forensic nursing, forensic accounting, and forensic art. Lecture-3 hours. This course is normally offered in the fall of odd numbered years.