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Criminal Psychology Diploma Level 4

NCC Home Learning
Course summary
240 hours
432 GBP
Distance
Next available date: Start anytime - Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Criminal Psychology Diploma Level 4

Criminal Psychology Diploma

Criminal Psychology Diploma - 240 hours course by NCC Home Learning

In this course, we will attempt to understand each aspect of a criminal’s life and provide you with an introduction to start thinking about aspects of Forensic Psychology.

The course will start with possible biopsychosocial and developmental causes of criminal behaviour to the nature of the crime itself; the role of psychology in the investigative process; finishing with a brief discussion of the impact of psychology within the criminal justice system.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

NCFE Certificate

NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals.

Training Course Content

  • Understand each aspect of a criminal’s life
  • Provided with an introduction to start thinking about aspects of Forensic Psychology
  • Understand the impact of psychology within the criminal justice system

Modules

  • Module 1: Theories of Crime (I) – Psychological
  • Module 2: Theories of Crime (II) – Biological
  • Module 3: Theories of Crime (III) – Sociological
  • Module 4: Theories of Crime (IV) – Developmental
  • Module 5: Substance Misuse (Drugs, Alcohol & Crime)
  • Module 6: Violence & Violent Offences
  • Module 7: Sex Offences
  • Module 8: Arson
  • Module 9: Stalking
  • Module 10: Serial Murder
  • Module 11: Terrorism
  • Module 12: Mental Health & Crime
  • Module 13: Offender Profiling
  • Module 14: Geographic Profiling
  • Module 15: Police Interviewing – The Suspect & The Witness
  • Module 16: Detecting Deception (Lie Detection, Polygraph etc.)
  • Module 17: Eyewitness Testimony

Duration study load

  • 240 Hours

Entry requirements

  • No previous knowledge required

Course features

  • 12 months expert tutor support
  • Certificate of completion

Professional recognition

  • NCFE Certificate
    NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals.

Assessment

  • 50% of activities you will complete are designed to get you to organise the information you have acquired into a format that you feel comfortable with.
  • You are required to write a 1 x 500-word essay after completing each section.

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Reviews by course attendees

Chester
(4)
I am half way through my Criminal Psychology diploma (level 4) course and I have been very happy with it so far and would definitely recommend NCC because the course covers a great range of topics that most people will find interesting. The coursebook is thorough and has a good overview of all relevant theories. The topics of crime covered in t...
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Chester
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I am halfway through my Criminal Psychology dip...
Ceri Tarr
(5)
I found changing tutors mid year daunting, but ...
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