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
Start Date
Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $492.56
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 50
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: Report Writing Manual Author: Acfe Research Team Publisher: Association of Certified Fraud Edition: ISBN: 9781889277523

Textbook title: A Guide To Forensic Testimony Author: Smith and Bace Publisher: Addison-Wesley Edition: ISBN: 9780201752793

Host college: AL

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.