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

Arrangements apply

New students (Non-grandfathered students)
Band 1 - Postgraduate Clinical Psychology programs
Band 2 - Professional Pathway Psychology programs
Band 4 - All other programs

Grandfathered students
Band 1 - Postgraduate Clinical Psychology programs
Band 2A - All other programs
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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
18 July 2022
Last date to add a course
31 July 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 August 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
18 September 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (41607) Open Thursday 17:00 - 18:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Tutorial (41606) Open Thursday 15:30 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Tutorial (41605) Open Thursday 14:00 - 15:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Tutorial (41604) Open Thursday 12:30 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online
Tutorial (41603) Full Thursday 11:00 - 12:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
Online

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
18 July 2022
Last date to add a course
31 July 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 August 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
18 September 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (41592) Open Wednesday 15:00 - 16:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G30 1.18
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (41591) Open Friday 11:00 - 12:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G30 1.19
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (41590) Full Wednesday 10:30 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G01 3.35
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (41588) Full Friday 12:30 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G30 1.19
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (41587) Full Wednesday 09:00 - 10:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
G01 3.35
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
18 July 2022
Last date to add a course
31 July 2022
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
15 August 2022
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
18 September 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (41602) Open Wednesday 13:00 - 14:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M09 0.108
Arts and Music Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (41601) Open Friday 10:00 - 11:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.02
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (41599) Open Wednesday 14:30 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M09 0.108
Arts and Music Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (41598) Thursday 09:00 - 10:20
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.02
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (41596) Open Wednesday 09:30 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.02
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (41595) Open Friday 11:30 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.02
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (41594) Full Thursday 10:30 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 4, 5 - 12
M06 3.02
Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 November 2021
Last date to add a course
21 November 2021
Last date to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 December 2021
Last date to drop a course without academic failure
16 January 2022

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (71335) Open Weeks 1 - 7, Mid-Trimester Break, 8 - 12 Course attendance and other requirements will be provided via Course Profile and/or Learning@Griffith.