Psychology

Criminal Psychologist Course

11 Modules

  • Certified Course
  • Online study
  • Tutor support
  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What will you learn?

Delve into the mind-boggling world of criminal behaviour, false testimonies and criminal profiling, detecting the reliability of witnesses and providing psychological aid to victims. Take the Criminal Psychologist Course and explore the fundamentals of this field, grasping its core concepts and principles and their applications in the real world.

Although we all have our own understanding of what crime is and what it entails, the Criminal Psychologist Course provides a definition of crime and crime prevalence and looks at why criminal activity is on the rise and the types of crime that exist. You’ll delve deeper...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1 - Introduction
  • Part 1: Introduction
  • Part 2: Outline of Modules
  • Part 3: Conclusion
Module 2: Forensic Criminology
  • Part 1: Crime
  • Part 2: Types of crimes
  • Part 3: What leads to crime?
  • Part 4: Relationship between mental illness and criminality
  • Part 5: Summary
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Forensic Psychology
  • Part 1: What is Forensic Psychology?
  • Part 2: Forensic Psychology and Academics
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: Criminal Psychology
  • Part 1: The Four Roles of Criminal Psychologists
  • Part 2: Criminal Conduct
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Psychological Research
  • Part 1: Scientific Method of Research
  • Part 2: Hypothesis formation
  • Part 3: Ethics and Research
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: The Crime Scene
  • Part 1: The Crime Scene
  • Part 2: Profiling
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 6 Assessment
Module 7: Theories behind Criminal Behaviour
  • Part 1: Biological and Physiological
  • Part 2: Self-Control Theory
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 7 Assessment
Module 8: The Victim
  • Part 1: Understanding the Victim
  • Part 2: Helping the victim
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 8 Assessment
Module 9: Interviewing Suspects
  • Part 1: Criminal Profiling
  • Part 2: Innocent Until Proven Guilty
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 9 Assessment
Module 10: The Witness
  • Part 1: Interviewing a Witness
  • Part 2: Interviewing Techniques
  • Part 3: Is Our Memory Reliable?
  • Part 4: Summary
  • Module 10 Assessment
Module 11: The Court
  • Part 1: The Court
  • Part 2: Strategy
  • Part 3: Summary
  • Module 11 Assessment
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Who would benefit from the course?

Providing foundational knowledge and insight into the core practices and principles that comprise the role, the Criminal Psychologist Course is perfect if you are considering a career in this area. Not only will you be immersed in the minds of criminals and their behaviours but the course also acts as a comprehensive overview to the necessary degree-level of study required to gain employment in this field.

The course will also prove insightful to those interested in the criminal mind and the reasoning behind criminal behaviour, how the victims of crime can be rehabilitated, how to detect false statements, and the role of a criminal psychologist in legal proceedings.

Accreditations

The Criminal Psychologist Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is certified by the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), the IAHT is an internationally recognised organisation. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you will receive 3 certificates. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course, a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course and a certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence.

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