CJS 135 - Forensic Photography

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course is an introduction to the basic principles, equipment and techniques of forensic photography. Students will learn the importance of photography and how it is used to document, preserve, and identify evidence. Students will develop skills through practical experiences. Emphasis will be given to skills pertaining to photographing a crime scene and specific areas of a crime scene, such as fingerprints, blood splatter, firearms, people and vehicles. (Su)