About the Course

This course examines the basic principles and techniques of forensic sciences. Topics include the roles and responsibility of collection and preservation of evidence at crime scenes and in the emergency department. The steps involved, and medical ethics issues inherent in, the medico-legal investigation of injury and death, beginning at the crime scene and extending through judicial proceedings, are detailed using an extensive collection of slides and case presentations. This course is designed for health care providers, law enforcement and emergency services personnel and others with interests in forensic sciences.

Sep 20 - Nov 08, 2021

212CHF001
Est. Tuition:
$700-750
Learning Format:
Online
Duration:
8 weeks
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Estimated Tuition

$700 Early Bird Discount
$750 after Sep 11, 2021

Location

Online

Instructor

  • Lisa Gottuso, MSN

Schedule

Sept. 20- Nov. 8

Textbook

Mandatory:
Title: Forensic Nursing Science
Author: Lynch, V. A., & Duval, J. B.
ISBN: 978-0323066372

Additional information

Approved for California Board of Registered Nurses CE hours.