DFSC 7330. DF Laboratory Management. 3 Hours.
Students examine techniques to cost-effectively establish and manage a computer forensics laboratory, and its subsequent support to successfully conduct computer-related criminal investigations. Topics may include case and evidence management, development of laboratory policies and procedures, funding a digital forensic lab, competency and proficiency testing, equipment validation and verification, lab accreditation from organizations such as the American Society of Crime Lab Directors (ASCLD), and compliance with ISO standards.