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Understanding The Value Of Psychology In Detecting Crime


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Understanding The Value Of Psychology In Detecting Crime 

Our outstanding Forensic Psychology Course has been specially written to enable anyone interested in learning about the use of psychological principles to understand the behaviour of criminals, and the value of psychology in detecting crime.

The best news is that this fantastic course requires no previous experience, and has no entry requirements. You just need a passion for the subject!

The course has been designed for someone without any prior knowledge of the subject and will allow the student to study the course at their own pace in their own home, emailed directly to your inbox. This course does not entitle you to work as a Forensic Psychologist, though will give you a solid knowledge base and an invaluable insight of child psychology without investing and committing a sizeable investment and time enrolling onto a college or university programme, the course gives you a great opportunity to test the water, and if you do enjoy it, you have a solid foundation. As after completing this course, you may wish to continue your training with a college or university to build a platform for your career.

Who would benefit from the course?

This Forensic Science course is ideal for those that are either complete beginners to the field of Forensic psychology and are considering making a career change to become a Forensic psychologist, with the aim of getting an insight and understanding of Forensic psychology, or existing Forensic psychologists, teachers, coaches or trainers looking to reinforce their knowledge or to pick up some new skills. This course is also ideal if you are interested in a career in Forensic Psychology, though are unsure if you want to commit yourself financially and time wise to a full Forensic Psychologist qualification.

It is an excellent course for those expanding their knowledge of psychology or crime detection, crime prevention, or working with offenders.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of Forensic Psychology
  2. Comprehensive 7 module Accredited Certificate in Forensic Psychology Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading forensic and psychology experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

CoursesForSuccess training classes are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon completion of your course assessment, you will receive 3 certificates. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course, a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course and a certificate of completion.

 

Module 1: Introduction to Forensic Psychology

  • Part 1: Definition and Applications
  • Part 2: History of the Development of Forensic Psychology
  • Part 3: Key Concepts
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Research Methods in Forensic Psychology

  • Part 1: Research Design and Methodology
  • Part 2: Research methods
  • Part 3: Applications in Forensic Psychology
  • Part 4: Key Concepts
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Theories of Offending

  • Part 1: Introduction to Theories of Offending
  • Part 3: Theories and Typologies of Sexual Offending
  • Part 2: Theories and typologies of “non-sexual” violent offenders
  • Part 4: Theories and Typologies of Fire-Setting Behaviour
  • Part 5: Key Concepts
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Personal Attributes of Offenders

  • Part 1: Personal Characteristics of Offenders
  • Part 2: Personality Disordered Offenders
  • Part 3: Psychopathic Offenders
  • Part 4: Mental Illness and Offending
  • Part 5: Key Concepts
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Forensic Psychology in Criminal Investigations – Offender Profiling

  • Part 1: An Introduction to Offender Profiling
  • Part 2: Approaches to Offender Profiling
  • Part 3: (In)effectiveness of Offender Profiling
  • Part 4: Key Concepts
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Forensic Psychology in the Courtroom

  • Part 1: Eyewitness Testimony
  • Part 2: Expert Witness Testimony
  • Part 3: Attitudes towards Victims
  • Part 4: Key Concepts
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Forensic Psychology in Practice

  • Part 1: ‘What works’ Literature in Reducing Re-offending
  • Part 2: Interventions to Reduce Risk of Re-offending
  • Part 3: Incident Management (Crisis Negotiation)
  • Part 4: Early trauma intervention
  • Part 5: Key Concepts
  • Module 7 Assessment

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

The Forensic Psychology Course will take you up to 200 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is certified by the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), the IAHT is an internationally recognised organisation. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses.

About this Course

Understanding The Value Of Psychology In Detecting Crime 

Our outstanding Forensic Psychology Course has been specially written to enable anyone interested in learning about the use of psychological principles to understand the behaviour of criminals, and the value of psychology in detecting crime.

The best news is that this fantastic course requires no previous experience, and has no entry requirements. You just need a passion for the subject!

The course has been designed for someone without any prior knowledge of the subject and will allow the student to study the course at their own pace in their own home, emailed directly to your inbox. This course does not entitle you to work as a Forensic Psychologist, though will give you a solid knowledge base and an invaluable insight of child psychology without investing and committing a sizeable investment and time enrolling onto a college or university programme, the course gives you a great opportunity to test the water, and if you do enjoy it, you have a solid foundation. As after completing this course, you may wish to continue your training with a college or university to build a platform for your career.

Who would benefit from the course?

This Forensic Science course is ideal for those that are either complete beginners to the field of Forensic psychology and are considering making a career change to become a Forensic psychologist, with the aim of getting an insight and understanding of Forensic psychology, or existing Forensic psychologists, teachers, coaches or trainers looking to reinforce their knowledge or to pick up some new skills. This course is also ideal if you are interested in a career in Forensic Psychology, though are unsure if you want to commit yourself financially and time wise to a full Forensic Psychologist qualification.

It is an excellent course for those expanding their knowledge of psychology or crime detection, crime prevention, or working with offenders.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of Forensic Psychology
  2. Comprehensive 7 module Accredited Certificate in Forensic Psychology Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading forensic and psychology experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

CoursesForSuccess training classes are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon completion of your course assessment, you will receive 3 certificates. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course, a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course and a certificate of completion.

 

Module 1: Introduction to Forensic Psychology

  • Part 1: Definition and Applications
  • Part 2: History of the Development of Forensic Psychology
  • Part 3: Key Concepts
  • Module 1 Assessment

Module 2: Research Methods in Forensic Psychology

  • Part 1: Research Design and Methodology
  • Part 2: Research methods
  • Part 3: Applications in Forensic Psychology
  • Part 4: Key Concepts
  • Module 2 Assessment

Module 3: Theories of Offending

  • Part 1: Introduction to Theories of Offending
  • Part 3: Theories and Typologies of Sexual Offending
  • Part 2: Theories and typologies of “non-sexual” violent offenders
  • Part 4: Theories and Typologies of Fire-Setting Behaviour
  • Part 5: Key Concepts
  • Module 3 Assessment

Module 4: Personal Attributes of Offenders

  • Part 1: Personal Characteristics of Offenders
  • Part 2: Personality Disordered Offenders
  • Part 3: Psychopathic Offenders
  • Part 4: Mental Illness and Offending
  • Part 5: Key Concepts
  • Module 4 Assessment

Module 5: Forensic Psychology in Criminal Investigations – Offender Profiling

  • Part 1: An Introduction to Offender Profiling
  • Part 2: Approaches to Offender Profiling
  • Part 3: (In)effectiveness of Offender Profiling
  • Part 4: Key Concepts
  • Module 5 Assessment

Module 6: Forensic Psychology in the Courtroom

  • Part 1: Eyewitness Testimony
  • Part 2: Expert Witness Testimony
  • Part 3: Attitudes towards Victims
  • Part 4: Key Concepts
  • Module 6 Assessment

Module 7: Forensic Psychology in Practice

  • Part 1: ‘What works’ Literature in Reducing Re-offending
  • Part 2: Interventions to Reduce Risk of Re-offending
  • Part 3: Incident Management (Crisis Negotiation)
  • Part 4: Early trauma intervention
  • Part 5: Key Concepts
  • Module 7 Assessment

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

The Forensic Psychology Course will take you up to 200 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is certified by the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), the IAHT is an internationally recognised organisation. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses.

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 012CE106
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited lifetime access-Study at your own pace
Tutor Support: Yes
Time required: 150 hours of study
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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