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Forensic Science

Thomas Jones
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This class provides an introduction to the field of forensic science, the collection and analysis of various types of evidence, and case studies, including an in-depth examination of the Zodiac (my specialty area). #academic

Class Experience

US Grade 6 - 9
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Frequency: Available upon request
Feedback: Available upon request
Details: Students will have the opportunity to review information about case studies for subsequent discussions. There will also be optional written homework for students who choose to have a written component to class.
Frequency: Available upon request
Details: I offer informal assessments based on either participation in class or written homework for those students who opt to receive a grade or narrative assessment.
Frequency: Available upon request
Details: Grades are completely optional and are based on an assessment of participation and/or written homework.
We do cover criminal cases (it is a forensic science course, after all), but I do not include any gory details, images of bloody crime scenes or other sensitive content.  I avoid many cases which are used in college level courses because I do not feel they are right for learners of this age.
Joined January, 2017
I have been teaching for nearly 20 years, and focusing on forensic science classes and programs for kids since 2005.  For the past five years, I have also been teaching a variety of online courses, including space science, climate change, writing,... 
Group Class


for 10 classes
1x per week, 10 weeks
60 min

Completed by 1986 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 11-16
4-17 learners per class

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