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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CRJS 246 Forensic Science II

This course offers further applications in forensic science. A thorough understanding of the concepts in Forensic Science I are needed as a foundation. Advanced microscopy techniques, including birefringence, comparison microscopy, and refractive index determination on trace evidence are covered. Physical properties of evidence will be explored in greater detail. Arson analysis, toxicology, serology and chemical methods of analysis are covered in depth. Open only to matriculated Criminal Justice students.
Pre-requisite(s): CRJS 245 Forensic Science I  (a grade of “C” or better is required).
Lab fee will be required
Terms Offered: Spring
Offered Distance Learning: No
SUNY General Education Designation(s): Natural Science
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 2
Lab: 2