TLF ID M019978
This is a unit of work about forensic science, the occupations that use forensic science and the future and ethics of forensics. The resource includes: An introduction with teacher notes, student tasks, embedded videos and links to additional resources. Specific topics explored include what is forensic science and how is it portrayed in the media; potential and current applications of forensic science; careers in forensics and the important role these careers play in society; and ethical issues related to forensics, in particular the issue of DNA data banks. The resource is a career resource written for both classroom teachers and career counsellors.