Taught course

Forensic Psychology

Institution
Cardiff Metropolitan University · Cardiff School of Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good honours degree (normally 2.1 or above) in Psychology, from a BPS (British Psychological Society) accredited undergraduate course.

In addition, applicants will be expected to demonstrate experience in a relevant area, for example, experience with victims, offenders or service providers in a forensic domain.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Masters postgraduate degree in Forensic Psychology is the only BPS accredited programme in Wales, offering a unique opportunity for students to study Forensic Psychology in the Principality. Working collaboratively with Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Services (HMMPS) and secure forensic mental health facility providers in Wales helps keep the programme up to date with strategy development and policy decisions. Regular contributions from Practitioner Forensic Psychologists working in Wales enables students to understand more about regional services and their impact on society locally. In addition, the programme benefits from the input of several national and international contributors who share their extensive specialist knowledge and experience within the field of Forensic Psychology.​

Information for international students

Students whose first language is not English will need to provide evidence of fluency to at least an IELTS 7.0 standard or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Student Recruitment Team
Email
askadmissions@cardiffmet.ac.uk
Phone
029 2041 6044