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FOR60010 - Fundamentals of Forensic Psychology

(3 units)
This course introduces students to the fundamentals of forensic psychology – the study of psychology and the law, criminal justice, and mental health. Emphasis is given to a broad thematic coverage of relevant theory, policy and practice. Specific elements of practice within the forensic arena, such orienting to the Specialty Guidelines for Forensic Psychologists, conducting basic legal research, forensic report writing, and expert testimony will be reviewed.