Comments about MSc in Applied Forensic Psychology by Distance Learning - Online
To equip the student with a sound knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in forensic psychology in such a way as to provide a sound basis for further professional training and practice.
Entry requirements An upper second class honours degree and eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Registration of the British Psychological Society.
MSc in Applied Forensic Psychology
-Psychology, the Legal System and Criminology
-The Psychology of Criminal Behaviour
-Psychology and Investigation
-The Psychology of the Courtroom
-Management and Treatment of Offenders
-Research Methods in Forensic Psychology
-Dissertation (based on an empirical study)
Teaching and assessment methods
Teaching is through specially prepared written course materials and other directed reading. There are also annual optional short (e.g. two day) courses at Leicester. Each module is assessed separately by written
assignments and a final dissertation.