Courses

SPRING 2020

Featured Course: Principles of Forensic Medicine 2

Discover advanced topics in forensic medicine this spring. In Principles of Forensic Medicine 2, you’ll address more complex situations and findings in death investigation scenarios.

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Courses and schedule are subject to change based on demand and availability.

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Degree Options

The online M.S. in Forensic Medicine program consists of 37 credits – 28 core credit hours and 9 elective credit hours – and has thesis and non-thesis options.

Full Course List

Core Classes

Course #Course NameCreditsTypeFallSpringSummer
GMS6360Principles of Forensic Medicine 14CoreX
GMS6361Principles of Forensic Medicine 2**4CoreX
GMS6362Principles of Crime Scene Investigation3CoreXXX
GMS6352Artifacts of Decomposition3CoreXXX
GMS6354Communication Skills in a Forensic Context3CoreXXX
GMS6351Trauma Analysis3CoreX
GMS6363Principles of Osteology3CoreX
GMS6905Independent Studies in Forensic Medicine (Literature Survey)2CoreXXX
GMS6905Independent Studies in Medical Sciences (Final Exam)1CoreXXX

Electives

Course #Course NameCreditsTypeFallSpringSummer
GMS6350Forensic Investigations3ElectiveXXX
GMS6358Forensic Medicine 3**4ElectiveX
GMS6353Gross Anatomical Exam3ElectiveX
GMS6359Principles of Bloodstain Pattern Analysis3ElectiveX
GMS6357Forensic Photography***3ElectiveX
GMS6356Applied Osteology3ElectiveX
GMS6355Traffic Homicide Investigation and Reconstruction3ElectiveX
ENY6706Forensic Entomology3ElectiveX
GMS6971Research for Master's Thesis (Thesis Research)6ElectiveXXX
GMS6905Independent StudiesVARElectiveXXX

*** Access to DSLR camera and tripod required
** Pre-requisites needs to be met prior to taking FM2 and FM3
Last updated 12/9/2019