United Kingdom

University of Portsmouth

=98 th
Young University Rankings 2017
501–600 th
World University Rankings 2018
University House, Winston Churchill Avenue, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 2UP, United Kingdom

University of Portsmouth

Forensic Psychology

Run by one of the UK's largest forensic psychology research groups. WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? Accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS), this course is one of only a few undergraduate courses in the country specialising in forensic psychology. You will take part in hands-on experience of practical research including investigative viewing and deception detection and cover topics such as eye witness identification and burglar selection strategy. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE Study within a department housing the International Centre for Research in Forensic Psychology. You will benefit from our range of modern, high quality facilities. Monitor behaviour using our eye-tracking equipment or test minority influencing scenarios in our Observation Suite. Use the Forensic Interviewing Suite audio and video recording facilities to determine whether your subject is telling the truth. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? This course is suited to those interested in working with high calibre research academics in putting your investigative techniques to the test and gaining real life experience within the field of forensic psychology. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE GAINED You will gain real life experience whilst undertaking a work placement and practical investigations. This will prepare you for your future with much sought-after work-relevant abilities. AFTER THE COURSE Graduates have gone on to get involved in teaching, police work, social welfare and probation service work.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Main Site,Portsmouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,100
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Sandwich
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-17
  • Location
    Main Site,Portsmouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £15,100