Taught course

Applied Forensic Psychology

University of Cumbria · Applied Psychology

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd class honours degree that confers eligibility for Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society. Please see course page for more detailed entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

If you enjoyed forensic psychology at undergraduate level and want to take your learning further, then our postgraduate course will help take your skills to the next level. We are ideal for those with a professional interest working within forensic and legal contexts, including with victims of crime or offenders. You can choose to study on a full or part-time basis to suit your needs.

You'll develop specialised knowledge and a critical awareness of issues at the forefront of Applied Forensic Psychology. We are accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and study theoretical and practical issues pertinent to those working in forensic settings. You'll have everything you need to get started as a professional forensic psychologist, so improve your job prospects by studying on our fully engaging course.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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0845 606 1144