Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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PSYK8955 S.7.2.4. FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT 5 op
Organised by
Psychology
Person in charge
Pekka Santtila

Learning outcomes

The aim of the course is to give an overview of forensic psychology and issues related to expert witnesses. The course will end with a mock trial with the students in either the role of an expert or a lawyer.

Contents

The topics addressed in the mock trial cover the most important types of forensic pschological assessments: forensic psychiatric evaluations, child sexual abuse evaluations, dangerousness assessments and evaluations related to eye witnessing.

Further information on prerequisites and recommendations

Only for students majoring in psychology or law

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Participation in classroom work
  • In English
Exercise(s)
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English

Lectures, preparing an assessment report
Examination: Obligatory participation (80%), assessment report or its evaluation.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Study materials

Material distributed during the lectures.

Belongs to following study modules

2015–2016
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Psykologian ja logopedian laitos
Opintokokonaisuudet