This course will provide you with an advanced understanding of the theoretical and applied issues in forensic psychology. Our scientist-practitioner approach equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to pursue a career in forensic psychology practice. The course offers comprehensive professional training in forensic psychology. You will gain an in-depth experience of offending and victim pathways, as well as the investigative process. Through the use of a structured framework, you will also study theory and conduct research relating to forensic psychology practice.
A 2.1 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in psychology, which provides Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS). Although not essential, we value voluntary or paid work/research experience in a forensic environment, such as: victim support, the police, the prison service, the NHS, forensic-relevant charities. We also value relevant academic research, such as a dissertation in forensic psychology. Applicants whose 1st language is not English will require an overall IELTS score of 7.0 (with a minimum score of 7.0 for each sub-section), or equivalent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,750 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Campus||Newcastle upon Tyne||NE1 7RU||North East|
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