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Course, academic year 2019/2020
Forensic identification of individuals and objects - N320079
Title: Forenzní identifikace osob a věcí
Guaranteed by: Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology (320)
Faculty: Faculty of Food and Biochemical Technology
Actual: from 2013 to 2019
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:5
E-Credits: winter s.:5
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/2, C+Ex [HT]
Capacity: unlimited / unlimited (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Guarantor: Straus Jiří prof. PhDr. DrSc.
Is interchangeable with: B402019, B320014
Examination dates   Schedule   
Annotation -
Last update: TAJ320 (11.12.2013)
Students will understand the basics of investigative evidence, types and methods of identification, personal identification, basic methods of securing and examination of evidence.
Aim of the course -
Last update: TAJ320 (11.12.2013)

Student will be able to understand:

Basic principles and methods of criminology. Theoretical foundations of forensic identification. The use of forensic identifying people traces when the basics of identification.

Literature -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)

R: Straus, J. a kol. Úvod do kriminalistiky. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2004.

R: Straus, J. a kol. Kriminalistická technika. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2008.

R: Straus, J. a kol. Kriminalistická taktika. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2008.

R: Straus, J. a kol. Kriminalistická metodika. Plzeň: A. Čeněk, 2008.

Learning resources -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)


Syllabus -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)

1. Object identification and identification systems.

2. Questions computer data processing in fingerprint and their subsequent evaluation.

3. The issue of molecular genetics (DNA).

4. Portrait of identification.

5. Forensic identification - current issues identification systems related to personal identification.

6. The use of computer technology, image analysis and the resulting identification systems.

7. Identification of persons methods of molecular genetics, anthropological methods audioexpertiza.

8. Biometric identification systems people.

9. Modern ability to identify things, especially in trasology.

10. Toolmark, ballistics.

11. Examination of printers and copiers.

12. Possibilities of using image analysis in criminology.

Registration requirements -
Last update: TAJ320 (10.09.2013)


Teaching methods
Activity Credits Hours
Konzultace s vyučujícími 1 28
Obhajoba individuálního projektu 1 28
Práce na individuálním projektu 1 28
Příprava na zkoušku a její absolvování 1 28
Účast na seminářích 1 28
5 / 5 140 / 140
Coursework assessment
Form Significance
Regular attendance 20
Defense of an individual project 30
Oral examination 50