London South Bank University

Course Introduction

The course is delivered by academic staff and guest practitioners with specialist knowledge and research experience in the area, providing a thorough grounding in this dynamic new discipline; it provides students with a thorough theoretical and applied knowledge of the psychological issues and research related to the investigation of crime and the courtroom.

Course Modules

Modules include: Witness psychology; psychological aspects of investigation; investigative research methods 1; investigative research methods 2; vulnerable witnesses and suspects; decision making in the forensic context; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

Degree at 2.2 level in psychology, criminology, or forensic/social sciences or APEL from a relevant professional environment; international students must have IELTS 6.5 or TOEFL 580 (print'based) or TOEFL 90 (internet'based) or Cambridge Proficiency Advanced Grade C.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
Certificate of Professional Development
2 years
Part Time
Certificate of Professional Development
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £10,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £5,670  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,890  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £1,890  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Full Time
PgCert
2 years
Part Time
PgCert
2 years
Full Time
PgDip
2 years
Part Time
PgDip