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Forensic Scientists Watching TV

How would Sherlock get on in a real crime scene? What crucial clue does Silent Witness need to pick up on? We asked two of our Forensic Science students to dissect the BBC's finest detectives!

From  Online Learning on February 26th, 2019 0 likes 43 plays 0  

Dr Angela Gallop interview: Forensic Science

Dr. Angela Gallop, an honorary graduate of The University of Sheffield and highly influential in the world of forensic evidence talks about the role of evidence and forensic science in criminal cases.

From  Online Learning on August 20th, 2018 0 likes 123 plays 0  

How Do You Conduct a Reconstruction?

In this video, we talk to three people experienced in forensic facial reconstruction to find out how they go about reconstructing a face. First, we’ll hear from the Mr. X case pathologist…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 77 plays 0  

When Would We Need a Facial Reconstruction?

Facial reconstruction is currently used in two principal contexts: forensic science and archaeology. In this video, Professor Caroline Wilkinson explains the circumstances where she has been asked to…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 74 plays 0  

Finding Mr X: Building the Face

In this video, we hear from Senior Forensic Scientist, Nikki Taylor, who conducted the original facial reconstruction of Mr. X whilst working as an intern at the Medico-Legal Centre in 2000.…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 61 plays 0  

A Career in Forensics and Anatomy

How do you become an expert in Forensic Anatomy? In this video, we’ll hear from our course experts as they tell us how they came to be involved in forensic work. Continue learning If…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 81 plays 0  

Forensic Facial Reconstruction timelapse

Daheen Lee, Anatomy Demonstrator at the School of Biomedical Science at the University of Sheffield, builds a full facial reconstruction from a skull in clay. 'Mr X' was a badly decomposed…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 1,025 plays 0  

Finding Mr X: Solving the Case

Here our story ends with the identification of Mr. X and the closure of the ‘body in the bag’ case for South Yorkshire Police. Firstly, we’ll hear from Nicola, as she recounts how…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Applying the Muscles of the Face

A knowledge of facial anatomy is vital to be able to reconstruct a face from a skull. In this video, we’ll explain the key muscle groups of the face and the order in which they are applied…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 521 plays 0  

Our demonstrators investigate: determining the ethnicity of a skull

As part of their Biomedical Science undergraduate degree, students here at Sheffield undertake a Forensic Anatomy module where they are given a box of ‘anatomical evidence’ relating to an…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 112 plays 0  

Our demonstrators investigate: identifying the sex of a skull

As part of their Biomedical Science undergraduate degree, students here at Sheffield undertake a Forensic Anatomy module where they are given a box of ‘anatomical evidence’ relating to an…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Finding Mr X: Our Story Begins

Our story starts with an accidental discovery. Two men walking through an industrial estate in Sheffield find a large sports bag containing a badly decomposed body. The men contacted South Yorkshire…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Forensic Facial Reconstruction (trailer)

Learn about the forensic technique of facial reconstruction from the experts involved in a real crime case in this free online course from the University of Sheffield. …

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 72 plays 0