This course will cover the major techniques and instruments used in the analysis of chemical and pattern evidence commonly encountered at crime scenes. Gas and thin layer chromatography, UV-visible, and infrared will be studied and used extensively. Impressions and physical matches will also be covered.
Prerequisites: C or better in science courses, FRSC 200, FRSC 200L, FRSC 300, FRSC 300L, FRSC 400, FRSC 400L
FRSC 302 Forensic Chemistry Lecture