Catalog 2021-2022

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FSC 340 Microscopic Examination of Firearms Evidence

This course is designed to provide hands-on experience in firearms evidence examination, with a focus on microscopic methods. The course will explore common types of firearms evidence such as cartridge casings, bullets, bullet fragments, shot pellets, and gunshot residues. Students will compare fired bullets and cartridges with unknown samples, primarily using comparison microscopy.

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites

FSC 230