Communication - Report Writing and Witness Testimony

Code: OLRN1399

Course description

Reports and other communications play an integral part of the process in forensic investigations. Students learn to communicate to their intended audience and apply useful techniques to assist in the investigation process. Students also learn how to interact with individuals and groups to achieve efficiency in the collection of relevant information. Students are required to write a report and present their findings in a mock trial situation. Students also apply various interviewing techniques in a mock trial of cases.

Course details

Hours: 50
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021. Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021.