COURSE: 03-415 Advanced Forensic Chemistry I (4)
This course includes detailed investigation of current topics in forensic chemistry and forensic science.  Topics include arson and explosives investigation, drug analysis, the analysis of paint and gunshot residue, and questioned documents analysis.  Students will also learn the basics of crime scene procedures, chain-of-custody, quality assurance, courtroom testimony, laboratory accreditation, and analyst certification. This course will include three hours of lecture per week along with a three hour weekly laboratory Prerequisite: 03-225