Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016 [Archived Catalog]

BIOL 421 - Forensic Entomology

An introductory course designed to explore the use of insects and other arthropods in the field of forensic science as it pertains to the investigations of human and animal deaths and abuse, food and other product contamination, thefts, the illegal drug trade, and unethical entomological practices. The use and presentation of this information from such investigations in court room proceedings will be discussed.

Prerequisites:
BIOL 225, CJUS 330 or CJUS 340

Note:
3 hours lecture; 1 hour laboratory

Credits: 3



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