Lesson 1

Welcome to Criminology and Forensic Science!

Today we discussed Eyewitness Testimony.  You recognized that our memory needs to be strengthened and we need to be keenly aware of our surroundings!  Our exercises showed the importance of being observant- a skill we will continue to develop!

Homework

Students should complete the worksheets entitled 'TED TALK - How Reliable is Your Memory' (Elizabeth Loftus) and 'Eyewitness Testimony Part 1 & Part 2' with CBS - 60 Minutes Lesley Stahl) while watching the videos noted on each worksheet.  Video links are noted on worksheet and are also available below.

These completed worksheets should be submitted in class next week.

TED - Elizabeth Loftus Link          Eyewitness Testimony - Part One Link            Eyewitness Testimony - Part 2 Link