Program Dates: June 3 -23, 2018
Course: CRJU 490/690: (In)Famous Forensic Science Investigations: The Amanda Knox and Monster of Florence Case Studies
(Open to all majors—no pre-requisites)
Approximate Travel Cost: $3,260
+ airfare (includes accommodations in shared student apartments in Cortona and hotel rooms in Rome and Florence, guest lectures by local lawyers and forensic experts, visits to local attractions, guided tours of Florence and Rome, and some meals)
Course Description: This course covers forensic science scandals that occur both nationally and internationally, with specific attention focused on the Amanda Knox case. In addition, students will have the opportunity to tour an Italian police facility and laboratory as well as the Rome Criminology Museum.
For a flyer with more details, click here: CSULB-Italy 2018 flyer.pdf
This is a CSULB short-term, faculty-led study abroad course.
Contact Professor Elana Quinones
for more information at
Open to all majors (as well as staff, faculty, alumni,
and community members on a space available basis).
Faculty permission required.
ASI-CSULB Study Abroad Scholarship
A limited number of $750 scholarships are available for short-term, study abroad programs.
for more information and to apply for the scholarships.
Deadline to apply for scholarships: March 12, 2018