Digital Forensics and Investigations

MET CS 693

Provides a comprehensive understanding of digital forensics and investigation tools and techniques. Learn what computer forensics and investigation is as a profession and gain an understanding of the overall investigative process. Operating system architectures and disk structures are discussed. Studies how to set up an investigator's office and laboratory, as well as what computer forensic hardware and software tools are available. Other topics covered include importance of digital evidence controls and how to process crime and incident scenes, details of data acquisition, computer forensic analysis, e-mail investigations, image file recovery, investigative report writing, and expert witness requirements. Provides a range of laboratory and hands-on assignments either in solo or in teams. With rapid growth of computer systems and digital data this area has grown in importance.

FALL 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
EL Arena FLR ARR S 9:00 am-12:00 pm E-Live Course
Meets on campus
9/5, 10/3, 11/7
& 12/5. Final
Exam Tba (Sat)

FALL 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
OL Navarro ARR TBD-TBD On-line course

Note: this course is also offered during Summer Term

Note that this information may change at any time. Please visit the Student Link for the most up-to-date course information.