Forensic Biotechnology (2017/2018)

Course code
4S003676
Name of lecturer
Franco Tagliaro
Coordinator
Franco Tagliaro
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
MED/43 - FORENSIC MEDICINE
Language of instruction
English
Period
II sem. dal Mar 1, 2018 al Jun 15, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Acquisition of the basic legal knowledge and forensic background necessary for the practice of the profession of biotechnologist in the modern social context. Acquisition of basic knowledge of the modern technological approach in the forensic biomedical investigation.

Syllabus

Introduction to the Forensic Sciences
The theory of material causation
The Italian judicial system
Murder, bodily injuries
Imputability, ability to act
Professional secret
Forensic Toxicology
Forensic Genetics
Elements of bioethics
Capillary electrophoresis: forensic applications

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
D. De Mercurio, F. Paolacci, G. Vetrugno Argomenti di Medicina Legale per i corsi di laurea delle professioni sanitarie CIC Edizioni Internazionali, Roma 2004
A.C. Moffat, M.D. Osselton, B. Widdop Clarke's Analysis of Drugs and Poisons (Edizione 4) PhP 2011

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral exam

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018