|Unit name||Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
Faculty of Law
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- Describe and explain the broader criminal justice system context surrounding psycho-legal decision-making.
- Identify relevant psychological and forensic psychological considerations at discrete stages of the criminal justice process.
- Discuss relevant civil and criminal case law, criminal and civil procedures relevant to the field of forensic psychology.
- Critically appraise criminal procedures and decision-making with reference to evidence-based knowledge from the fields of psychology and forensic psychology.
Weekly Online Class
Task 1: Group presentation, 20 minutes (25%)
Task 2: Seminar contribution (25%)
Task 3: Take home exam, 3000 words (50%)
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