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Master in Forensic Psychology (MSc) - Coventry University
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Master in Forensic Psychology (MSc) - Coventry University

Coventry University
CoventryUK
On campus
Full-time
€13,084.68/year
 1299 Points
Duration
1 Year
Language
English

Program Description

Accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS), the Master in Forensic Psychology (MSc) is designed to provide you with a thorough grounding in the theory, themes, issues, and practical skills considered to be central to forensic psychology.

The Master in Forensic Psychology (MSc) includes foundational topics such as the theoretical basis of forensic psychology across a range of settings and risk assessments associated with forensic psychology.

You will have the opportunity to study a range of topics associated with forensic psychology, including offending behavior and the Criminal Justice System. You will also explore theories, research, and practice related to intervention with diverse client groups, with a specific focus on violence and sexual offending.

Throughout the Master in Forensic Psychology (MSc) you will investigate what makes people think, feel and act in ways that lead to crime, and how Criminal Justice System can respond to this.

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Curriculum

Modules

Ethical Research and Methods in Forensic Psychology 

Dissertation in Forensic Psychology

Risk Assessment and Management in Forensic Settings 

The Legal Process

Global Professional Development – Consultancy

Pathway Mandatory Modules

Offending Behaviour and the Criminal Justice System 

Intervention across different Client Groups 

Professional Practice in Forensic Psychology

Careers

By successfully completing this course in Forensic Psychology, you will be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills that are relevant across the criminal justice system in a variety of roles, including:

  • crime scene analyst
  • trainee forensic psychologist
  • trainee clinical psychologist
  • behavioural investigative advisor
  • lecturer in forensic psychology
  • Home Office
  • local government or police researcher
  • police officer
  • youth offending team worker or probation officer

Some of our previous MSc Forensic Psychology graduates have gone on to further study, or into Stage 2 of the BPS Qualification in Forensic Psychology.

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