Advanced Crime Scene Investigation

GMS FA 805

This hands-on and lecture-based course will provide students with methods and underlying theories related to specialized aspects of crime scene processing. Topics will include techniques and principles utilized in search and recovery of human remains. Forensic entomology, mechanisms of human decomposition, use of ground penetrating radar, soil composition, excavation, telltale disturbances in flora and the presence of animal activity will be examined. A semester-long practical exercise will include the search and recovery of mock remains and the reconstruction of events. 2 cr

FALL 2023 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Reinecke HOU R809 W 2:00 pm-3:50 pm MED Campus

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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