Administration of Justice Studies

Crime and Accident Scene Photography - CCL

This program is not eligible for Financial Aid
Major: 
5012N
Effective term: 
2011 Summer I
Final term: 
9999
Award: 
CCL
Total credits required: 
10
Program Availability: 
Shared by: PC, SC
Description

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Crime and Accident Scene Photography program is designed to prepare students for entry level positions in the field of crime and accident scene photography. Additional courses in the field of forensic technology can be taken to complete other programs.

Program notes

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program. This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.

Additional options are available in the field of forensic technology. Consult catalog, Department Chair and/or the Advisement Center for details.

Admission criteria

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Requirements
Credits:10
AJS101Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
 
AJS214Evidence Technology/Photography (3) OR
AJS241Police Photography (3) 3
 
AJS275Criminal Investigation I 3
AJS290BNCourtroom Testimony Seminar 1
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Competencies
  1. Identify and describe the major components of the criminal justice process. (AJS101)
  2. Describe governmental structure and its relationship to the criminal justice system. (AJS101)
  3. Photograph basic accident and crime scenes and specific items of evidence using appropriate photographic techniques. (AJS214, AJS241)
  4. Describe the process to develop and print film.(AJS214, AJS241)
  5. Identify and describe the goals and objectives of criminal investigation.(AJS275)
  6. Describe criminal investigation and list the appropriate steps to be undertaken during the investigation of specific crimes.(AJS275)
  7. Describe courtroom demeanor and protocol including the role and primary functions of witnesses and legal counsel.(AJS290BN)