Wilburworld of Science

Forensic Science
    I have no data yet.  It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.  Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories instead of theories to suit facts. 

                                        -Sherlock Holmes 
 Essential ideas reoccurring throughout this course will include: 
  • scientific methods and problem solving strategies involved in solving forensic problems or crime reconstruction
  • the balance between governmental power and civil rights in the attainment of justice
  • current technology & techniques used for chemical, biological and physical analysis of evidence
  • mathematical calculation of probative value of evidence 
  • forensic-related career opportunities  
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Term 4