Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: FOS                                     Course Number: 416                                    
Course Title: Forensic Science Laboratory
Subject: Forensic Science
Minimum Credits: 4.0                                     Maximum Credits: 4.0                                     Hours per week: 10.0


Introduction to laboratory examinations of physical properties for the identification and individualization of such materials as glass, fibers, hair, paint, and soil. Examination of bullets and latent fingerprints. Detection and characterization of dried blood. Identification of dangerous drugs and narcotics. Scientific photography.

Prerequisite: CHE 103, CHE 104, CHE 201, CHE 202, CHE 320, CHE 321; and PHY 203, PHY 204; and FIS 313.
  • 2 hours lecture, 8 hours laboratory each week.

Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: