Are you fascinated by criminal psychology?
Forensic Psychology delves deep into criminal thinking and behaviour. It is like unraveling a mystery surrounded by incredible facts and theories. If you have a personal interest in forensic behaviour, this course is perfect for you.
The Certificate in Forensic Psychology in Level 3 course is designed for individuals to understand all about psychopaths and their behaviour patterns, how eyewitness accounts are not always accurate and how you must remain objective when conducting forensic analysis, from start to finish.
The Certificate in Forensic Psychology in Level 3 course is comprehensive and will cover topics on what to look for in offenders, their personal attributes and theories. You will also learn what offender profiling is and how rehabilitation is possible with some offenders but not others. The course will also explain reasoning and motivational factors behind criminal minds and what drives these people to commit crimes of a heinous nature including violent and sexual offenses.
The course will help enhance your knowledge and expertise on forensic psychology and develop your understanding on criminology. You will learn the fundamentals of forensic psychology including how to interview an offender, eyewitness memory, interrogation and confessions and causes behind criminal behaviour.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
- Course Outline
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- Why consider learning at Study 365?
- Course Benefits
- Course Duration
- Entry Requirements
- Method of Assessment
- Awarding Body
- Progression and Career Path
- Qualification Title: Certificate in Forensic Psychology
- Qualification Type: Level 3 Certificate
- Endorsement Status: Quality Licence Scheme
- Course Duration: Self-paced (module availability: 365 days)
- Guided Learning Hours: 03
- Availability: International
- Understand the core issues and theories of forensic psychology
- Learn about the behaviour patterns of criminals
- Learn how to work with offenders
- Give you valuable insight into the psychology of criminal behaviour
- Learn about the competency to stand trail, custody agreements and guardianship
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- Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years experience
- Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
- Gain access to quality video tutorials
- Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
- Support by email, phone and live chat
- Save time and money on travel
- Learn at your convenience and leisure
- Quizzes, tests mock exams, practice exams to ensure you are 100% ready
- Eligible for TOTUM discount card
- You must be over the age of 16 and have a basic understanding of Maths, English and ICT
- The course is for learners who have an interest in criminal psychology
- Individuals who have basic background in criminal psychology will find this course highly useful
- The course is also suitable for individuals who want to expand their skills and knowledge in forensic psychology
At the end of the course you will be required to take a multiple choice question assessment test. The multiple choice question assessment will be automatically marked with learners receiving an instant grade.
Successful candidates will be awarded a Certificate in Forensic Psychology in Level 3. These are printed on high grade paper embossed with official Study365 or Quality Licence Scheme. It is delivered right to your place in a hard back envelope to keep it in pristine condition.
Option 1 -Quality Licence Scheme
At the Completion of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course) for only £49.
Option 2 -CPD Certificate
Successful learners will receive an Endorsed CPD Accredited Certificate for only £29.
Quality Licence Scheme have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. Quality Licence Scheme combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, Quality Licence Scheme also offers qualifications for all ages and abilities all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
Once you successfully complete Certificate in Forensic Psychology in Level 3 you will be qualified to work in the following positions. The qualification will also put you in line to demand a higher salary or job promotion. The average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com/career-path-planner is given below.
- Forensic Scientist
- Clinical Psychologist
|Forensic Psychology: Promo||00:00:00|
|About the Course and your Tutor **forenc||00:00:00|
|History of Development of Forensic Psychology||00:00:00|
|2: Research Methods in Forensic Psychology|
|Research Design and Methodology||00:00:00|
|Critical Evaluation of Psychological Research||00:00:00|
|3: Theories of offending|
|Introduction to Theories of Offending||00:00:00|
|Theories of Sexual Offending||00:00:00|
|Theories of violent offending||00:00:00|
|Theories of fire-setting behaviour||00:00:00|
|4: Personal Attributes of Offenders|
|Personal Characteristics of Offenders||00:00:00|
|Personality Disordered Offenders||00:00:00|
|Mental Illness and Offending||00:00:00|
|5: Forensic Psychology in Police Investigations|
|An Introduction to Offender Profiling||00:00:00|
|Approaches to Offender Profiling||00:00:00|
|The Effectiveness of Offender Profiling||00:00:00|
|6: Forensic Psychology in the Courtroom|
|Expert Witness Testimony||00:00:00|
|Attitudes towards Victims||00:00:00|
|7: Forensic Psychology in Practice|
|“What Works” Literature in Reducing Re-offending||00:00:00|
|Interventions to Reduce Risk of Re-offending||00:00:00|
|Incident Management (Crisis Negotiation)||00:00:00|
|Thank you and Good Bye!||00:00:00|
|Forensic Psychology Introduction|
|Personal Characteristics of Offenders|
|Theories of Criminal Behaviour (Offending)|
|Mock Exam: Certificate in Forensic Psychology in Level 3||00:40:00|
|Final Exam: Certificate in Forensic Psychology in Level 3||00:40:00|