Discover the doorway to a career in forensics, criminal psychology, detective work or law with this highly recommended course!
The course covers all the essential knowledge and skills that enable you to look into the minds of criminals, from evaluating criminal behaviour to exploring what caused the perpetrator to commit the crime.
With this course, you will learn to analyse the psychological and social theories relevant to a crime, elaborate theories of offending, and individual characteristics of offenders.
Besides, gain an intensive and in-depth knowledge related to forensic psychology in police investigations, in the courtrooms, and the critical facts that reduce re-offending.
Please note that this course does not entitle you to join the HCPC register or recognised as criminal psychologist. Through this course you will come across all the basic guidelines of criminal psychology to boost and shine your knowledge in this particular field of Criminal Psychology and it will add your CPD points.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
How is the course assessed?
To successfully complete the course you must pass an automated, multiple-choice assessment. The assessment is delivered through our online learning platform. You will receive the results of your assessment immediately upon completion.
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised certification and you can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at a cost of £9 and Hardcopy Certificate for £15.
Why study this course
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge.
The Criminal Psychology Course Level 3 is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
|Interventions to reduce risk of re-offending||00:07:00|
|History of development of Forensic Psychology||00:06:00|
|Research Methods in Forensic Psychology|
|Research Design and Methodology||00:12:00|
|Critical evaluation of psychological research||00:09:00|
|What is Criminology?||00:10:00|
|Classification and Measurement of Crimes||00:10:00|
|Characteristics of Offenders (Criminals)||00:05:00|
|Theories of Offending|
|Introduction to theories of offending||00:06:00|
|Theories of sexual offending||00:08:00|
|Theories of violent offending||00:08:00|
|Theories of fire-setting behaviour||00:08:00|
|Personal Attributes of Offenders|
|Personal characteristics of offenders||00:06:00|
|Personality disordered offenders||00:06:00|
|Mental Illness and offending||00:07:00|
|Forensic Psychology in Police Investigations|
|An Introduction to Offender Profiling||00:05:00|
|Approaches to Offender Profiling||00:05:00|
|The Effectiveness of Offender Profiling||00:06:00|
|Forensic Psychology in the Courtroom|
|Expert witness testimony||00:04:00|
|Attitudes towards victims||00:06:00|
|Forensic Psychology in Practice|
|’What works’ literature in reducing re-offending||00:06:00|
|Incident management (Crisis Negotiation)||00:08:00|
|Introduction: About the Course and the Tutor||00:03:00|
|Mock Exam – Criminal Psychology Course Level 3||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Criminal Psychology Course Level 3||00:20:00|
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