Taught course

Forensic Psychology

Institution
Middlesex University · School of Health and Education
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You must have the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership, GBC, with the British Psychological Society, or the previous version: the Graduate Basis for Registration, GBR. Candidates will normally have an Upper Second class Honours degree or above in Psychology conferring GBC/GBR and relevant experience. Psychology students with Undergraduate degrees from Universities outside Britain are welcome to apply providing that their first degree is recognised by the British Psychological Society as conferring GBC. Information and advice about GBC are available from: www.bps.org.uk

Months of entry

September

Course content

Forensic psychology is one of the fastest growing areas of employment for psychology graduates. Our Masters course is accredited by The British Psychological Society (BPS) and the syllabus includes the academic material that you will need if you wish to become a chartered member of the British Psychological Society and a full member of the Division of Forensic Psychology. Successful completion of the Masters will provide the academic component required to enrol in the BPS Qualification in Forensic Psychology (Stage 2).

Scholarly work is organised around psychological, legal and criminological concepts relevant to contemporary social issues and organisations. With a strong grounding in ethics, human rights, professional practice and research, our training will aid subsequent professional practice.

Based at our Hendon Campus in London, you will be benefitting from the experience of our dedicated and enthusiastic staff, and you will have access to some of the best and most up-to-date specialist postgraduate computer, laboratory and library study facilities for teaching and research in the UK.

Professional accreditation
As a British Psychological Society accredited course, successful completion of this MSc will allow the student exemption from Stage One of the BPS Qualification in Forensic Psychology.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Enquiries
Email
enquiries@mdx.ac.uk
Phone
020 8411 5555