Introduction to Forensic Psychology   [Archived Catalog]
2011-2012 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Addendum

FO 610 - Introduction to Forensic Psychology

This course introduces students to the field of forensic psychology, its history, and its impact in today’s world. The focus is on the relationship between law and psychology, the mental health system, mental illness and criminal conduct. A brief introduction to the legal system is also included. This course must be taken during the first semester of enrollment. (2 credits)