Institution: University of Nicosia
Course Title: Forensic Psychology
Course Number: PSY-332
Course Description: The main objectives of the course are to: • Introduce students to some of the diverse areas in which forensic psychologists might work or be involved with, and to provide them with a solid foundation in the theory and practice of forensic and criminal psychology. Among other things, this course explores the application of psychological theory and research to areas such as investigative psychology, confessions, jury selection and decisions, offender profiling, sexual and violent crimes (including homicide and serial killers) as well as in the process of sentencing, management and rehabilitation of offenders.
Approved Equivalent: PSYC 380
Course URL: http://www.unic.ac.cy/ECTS_Syllabi/PSY-332.pdf