Manchester Metropolitan University
You will normally have a good undergraduate Honours degree of 2.2 or above recognised by the British Psychological Society (BPS) or international equivalent. Candidates must have, or have eligibility of Graduate Basis for Chartered Status (GBC) to complete the MSc Forensic Psychology. If you are unsure whether your degree provides GBC status, please check with the department from which you graduated/are graduating before applying. You will also hold a GCSE or international equivalent in English Language and have 50 hours of relevant experience in forensic psychology. Prior learning and experience may count for advanced standing. Experience within a Forensic setting (victim support, prisons, secure units, police, courts etc.) is desirable but not essential. Prior learning and experience may count for advanced standing. Only candidates with a GBC degree in Psychology can be accepted onto the accredited MSc Forensic Psychology programme.
Modules include: Ability assessment; dissertation; eye witness testimony; foundations of forensic practice; introduction to forensic psychology; introduction to investigative psychology; personal and professional development; psychology and law; psychology within clinical forensic practice; qualitative methods in psychology; quantitative methods in psychology; understanding criminal victimisation; youth crime and youth justice.
Coursework and written examinations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Elizabeth Gaskell Campus||Manchester||M13 0JA||North West|