CE 1208: Medicolegal Death Investigation

About This Course

This online course explores the role that science plays in the Medicolegal investigation of death. Students will associate physical and natural sciences for crime solutions, analyze research data and discuss both the historical and current investigative & administrative legal issues related to death investigation.

This course is designed for Medicolegal death investigators, coroners, investigators, or other students or professionals with an interest in death investigation.


All course materials are included in the course at no additional fee.

Kane, M. J. (2019). Forensic death investigation: A practical guide to the medicolegal investigation of death. The Songer Institute, LLC.


  1. Students can apply for an extension if the course is not completed within the allotted 10-week time frame. If students do not complete all assignments with a 70% or higher within 10 weeks and do not apply for the extension, they will be removed from the course. Back to duration