Digital Forensics for Law Enforcement
One-Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6119
This Digital Forensics for Law Enforcement certificate provides graduates the the skills necessary to enter careers that require knowledge and proper criminal investigative practices in digital forensics of computers, networks, digital devices, cyberspace, and associated equipment. Students are given comprehensive information and training in digital forensics and data recovery tools, practices, and proper criminal investigation practices. Typical job titles: Computer/Digital Forensics Examiner, Computer Systems Specialist, and Cybercrime Specialist. This program is designed to meet the needs of new students as well as individuals already employed as criminal justice officers or persons who are preparing themselves for full or part-time employment in a local police agency. All course work listed below can be used to satisfy the requirements of the associate degree in police science. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.
|Fall Semester (First Year) |
||A+ Certification Preparation I
||Cyber-Forensics Cyber-crime and The Law
||Data Collection, Analysis and Forensic Tools
||Introduction to Criminal Justice
||College 101 ^
|Spring Semester (First Year) |
||Criminal Justice Investigation
||Network Forensics and Investigative Techniques>
||Introduction to Sociology
|Total Credit Hours: 32|
1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.
Established April 2010
Effective May 2011