Administration of Justice Studies

Fingerprint Classification and Identification - CCL

This program is not eligible for Financial Aid
Title: 
Fingerprint Classification and Identification
Major: 
5010N
Effective term: 
2011 Summer I
Award: 
CCL
Total credits required: 
10
Program Availability: 
Shared: PC (Primary), SCC
Award type: 
CCL
Revision ID: 
308
Description

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Fingerprint Classification and Identification program is designed to prepare students for entry level positions in the field of fingerprint classification and identification. Additional options are available in the field of forensic technology.

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
AJS213Evidence Technology/Fingerprints 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. Classify fingerprints using the Henry System and National Crime Information Center System. (AJS213)
  4. Take and record fingerprints. (AJS213)
  5. Apply the fundamental principles of fingerprint identification. (AJS213)
  6. Develop and lift latent prints using both powders and chemical methods. (AJS213)
  7. Identify and describe the goals and objectives of criminal investigation. (AJS275)
  8. Describe criminal investigation and list the appropriate steps to be undertaken during the investigation of specific crimes.(AJS275)
  9. Describe courtroom demeanor and protocol including the role and primary functions of witnesses and legal counsel. (AJS290BN)
Status: 
Published
Date changed: 
1500334216
Date created: 
1462478474