Activity 1: Introduction
This activity introduces the Nuffield Council on Bioethics' Forensic Use of Bioinformation resource. It includes a quiz and fact file describing the use of fingerprints for identification and processes of DNA profiling.
Also Included is The forensic use of bioinformation - resources for teachers which contains:
• curriculum links
• lesson plans
• teaching notes
• activity sheets
• background information
This document contains information applicable to two other closely related resources from the Nuffield Council on Bioethics: Activity 2: Ethical Issues and Activity 3: Case Studies.
The activities are developed for Key Stage Four and above.
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Resource by: Nuffield Council on Bioethics
The resource is part of Nuffield Council on Bioethics
- Nuffield Council on Bioethics: Education Resources
- The Forensic Use of Bioinformation
- Activity 1: Introduction