Introduction to Forensic Psychology (1010CCJ)

This course provides an introduction to the various domains of expertise of forensic psychologists. It examines the way in which psychologists produce and use psychological theory and research within the criminal justice setting. In particular, the course focuses on the use of psychological assessments in court, issues of criminal responsibility and predicting dangerousness, jury processes and decision making, eyewitness testimony, the use of psychological knowledge in prisons, and the psychology of criminal behaviour. Prerequisites: NIL Co-requisites: NIL Incompatible: CCJ10 Introduction to Forensic Psychology

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2Mt Gravatt Trimester 2Online Trimester 2Online Trimester 3

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
2 November 2020
Last date to add a course
15 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
29 November 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
10 January 2021

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (71239) Open Weeks 1 - 7, Mid-Trimester Break, 8 - 12 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020

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Most timetabled classes will commence online. Venues will be displayed if classes transition to on-campus delivery. Refer to the Studying in Trimester 2 2020 website for further information.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Lecture
Lecture (40629) Wednesday 10:00 - 11:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Tutorial
Tutorial (43951) Friday 11:00 - 11:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43950) Friday 09:00 - 09:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43946) Friday 10:00 - 10:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43945) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43943) Wednesday 12:00 - 12:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020

Please view full class information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Most timetabled classes will commence online. Venues will be displayed if classes transition to on-campus delivery. Refer to the Studying in Trimester 2 2020 website for further information.


Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Lecture
Lecture (43953) Tuesday 14:00 - 15:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Lecture (40630) Monday 15:00 - 16:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Tutorial
Tutorial (43967) Wednesday 14:00 - 14:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43965) Wednesday 10:00 - 10:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43961) Wednesday 09:00 - 09:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43957) Open Wednesday 15:00 - 15:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43956) Monday 17:00 - 17:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Tutorial (43955) Tuesday 16:00 - 16:45
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
13 July 2020
Last date to add a course
26 July 2020
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
9 August 2020
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
13 September 2020

Please view full class information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (41617) Open Weeks 1 - 4, Mid-Trimester Break, 5 - 12 This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.