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FRSC 505. Forensic Entomology. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 2 lecture and 2 laboratory hours. 3 credits. Course focuses on proper collection, preservation and identification of entomological evidence. Students collect entomological evidence from a mock crime scene and utilize these specimens for estimation of minimum postmortem interval. There is a significant laboratory component.