Teesside University

Teesside University

Forensic Psychology

The course offers opportunity of ongoing work experience placements with local prisons and the local forensic secure unit; it aims to provide advanced and up-to-date understanding of theoretical and applied issues in forensic psychology; it integrates development of appropriate psychological and professional knowledge base with training in many professional skills utilised in practice.

Entry requirements

2.2 or above Class Honours degree in psychology and Graduate Basis for Chartership as recognised by the BPS. International applicants require IELTS at 6.5.

Course modules

Core modules include: applied research methods; forensic assessment; forensic psychology project; forensic psychology (theory in practice); interventions in forensic psychology; law, justice and psychology; the psychology of criminal behaviour; the psychology of investigations.

Assessment methods

The course is assessed using a variety of methods, formative and summative. These include traditional essay writing, applied assignments including functional analysis reports, the development of training plans, and the delivery of evidence and cross-examination in the unique court room facility at the University.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,590 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Teesside University Middlesbrough TS1 3BA North East

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