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This Forensic Psychology Course is designed for professionals who want to thrive in their profession. This course covers all the essential skills and knowledge needed to become specialised in this sector.

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Unlimited Duration

Last Updated

May 27, 2022

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Course Duration

2 hours, 50 minutes

Course Instructor

What you will learn from the Forensic Psychology course?

  • Understand psychological theories of criminal behaviour
  • Understand the link between Personality Disorders & Criminal Offence
  • Learn about 'mental health issues' in offenders
  • Understand & recognize the signs of Psychopathy
  • Learn about the prominent characteristics of sex offenders
  • Know what Forensic Research involves
  • Start a professional career in forensic or criminal settings.

Is this course for you?

This course is ideal for those who work in or aspire to work in the following professions:
  • Students who want to work in criminal or forensic settings
  • Students learning psychology, psychiatry, therapy
  • Individuals interested in the psychology of criminal behaviour & forensic research

Why Choose Forensic Psychology course?

  • Accredited by CPD
  • Conducted by industry experts
  • Get Instant E-certificate
  • Fully online, interactive course with Professional voice-over
  • Developed by qualified professionals
  • Self-paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone-friendly
  • 24/7 Tutor Support


Upon successful completion of this course, an instant e-certificate will be generated free of charge. The digital version of the course transcript is available for £2.99. We can post the printed copy to your address. A delivery charge of £4.99 for the UK & £12.99 outside of the UK is applied.


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Course Content

    • Introduction: About the Course and the Tutor 00:03:00
    • History of development of Forensic Psychology 00:06:00
    • Research Design and Methodology 00:12:00
    • Critical evaluation of psychological research 00:09:00
    • 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 characteristics of offenders 00:06:00
    • Personality disordered offenders 00:06:00
    • Psychopathic offenders 00:07:00
    • Mental Illness and offending 00:07:00
    • An Introduction to Offender Profiling 00:05:00
    • Approaches to Offender Profiling 00:05:00
    • The Effectiveness of Offender Profiling 00:06:00
    • Eye-witness testimony 00:07:00
    • Expert witness testimony 00:04:00
    • Attitudes towards victims 00:06:00
    • What works’ literature in reducing re-offending 00:06:00
    • Interventions to reduce risk of re-offending 00:07:00
    • Incident Management 00:07:00
    • Forensic Psychology – Final Exam 00:30:00
    • Get Your Certificate & Transcript 00:00:00
    • Obtain Your Student ID Card 00:01:00

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