2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Sep 23, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PSYC 370 - Forensic Psychology

Credits: 3
This course presents a practical and applied approach to the various roles and functions of a forensic psychologist. In addition to discussing psychologist roles in correctional settings, topics covered include the evaluations forensic psychologists most often conduct, including criminal, civil, insanity defenses, child custody, personal injury and others. Criminal investigative techniques, trial consultation and the unique ethical challenges and requirements for forensic psychologists are also addressed.
Prerequisite: PSYC-101 or PSYC-202H