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Digital forensics
Digital forensics

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Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • explain the origins of forensic science

  • explain the difference between scientific conclusions and legal decision-making

  • explain the role of digital forensics and the relationship of digital forensics to traditional forensic science, traditional science and the appropriate use of scientific methods

  • outline a range of situations where digital forensics may be applicable

  • identify and explain at least three current issues in the practice of digital forensic investigations.