Forensic Psychology (9620.1)
|Level:||Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit|
Band 1 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020) Band 1 2021 (Pg Clinical Psychology) Band 2 2021 (Prof Pathway Psychology-After 1 Jan 2021) Band 2 2021 (Prof Pathway Psychology-Before 1 Jan 2021) Band 2 2021 (Standard Course Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021) Band 4 2021 (Standard Course Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
|Faculty:||Faculty of Health|
|Discipline:||Discipline of Psychology|
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The unit will introduce students to the following topics: Introduction to Forensic Psychology; Eyewitness Memory; Suggestibility; Offender Profiling; Insanity, Competence, and Malingering; Expert Testimony in the Courtroom; Police Interrogation Techniques; Prejudice, Discrimination and Hate Crimes; Sexual Harassment; Crime in Sport; Terrorism; and Miscarriages of Justice.
On completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Demonstrate a foundational understanding of criminal offending; and
2. Understand the role of a forensic psychologist in relation to the investigation of crime and the assessment and treatment of offenders.
UCI - Lingnan Institute for Further Education, Hong Kong
- MBA Trimester 3, 2018
- MBA Trimester 1, 2018
- UC Term 1, 2017
Up to 4 hours per week.
4309 Psychology 101 OR 11399 Understanding People and Behaviour AND
4310 Psychology 102 OR 10444 Foundations of Psychology
Enrolment in Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Counselling.