Principles of Quality Assurance in Forensic Science

This course examines the principles and practices of quality assurance as applied in a forensic laboratory setting. Topics include documentation of analytical records pertaining to calibration, method validation, measurement uncertainty, quality control as applied to specific forensic analyses in various disciplines, proficiency testing, peer review, laboratory accreditation, scientist certification and the role of Scientific Area Committees and advisory groups to legislators. (lec 3) 3 cr.

FORS-5026EL
Forensic Science
3.00
GR