Courses

We offer a range of courses in the area of forensic psychology.

CourseworkOur professional Doctorate in Forensic Psychology (ForenPsyD) is recognised by the Health Professions Council and our Masters (MSc) course in Criminological Psychology is accredited by the British Psychological Society. For applicants whose work relates to forensic psychology but who do not want to become a forensic psychologist, we offer a Masters (MSc) in Clinical Criminology.

Forensic Psychology Practice Doctorate (CPD route)

  • Postgraduate
  • Continuing professional development, doctoral research
  • Full time, part time

The Centre for Forensic and Criminological Psychology offers a Continued Professional Development route to the Doctorate in Forensic Psychology. This programme is designed to allow Forensic Psychologists, who hold a valid Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) certificate [more...]

Forensic Psychology Practice Doctorate (ForenPsyD)

  • Postgraduate
  • Doctoral research
  • Full time, part time

This programme combines academic teaching, research, and professional training during forensic placements. It is open only to Psychology graduates who are registered with the BPS (GBC status). On completion you are eligible for BPS Chartered Psychology status and full membership [more...]

Criminological Psychology MSc/Diploma

  • Postgraduate
  • Continuing professional development, taught
  • Part time

This programme aims to equip you with an understanding of contemporary theories of criminal behaviour and the criminal justice system, together with the skills to analyse individuals' offending behaviour and to plan treatment and supervision strategies for both victims [more...]

Forensic Clinical Psychology Doctorate (ForenClinPsyD)

  • Postgraduate
  • Continuing professional development, doctoral research
  • Full time

This is the first practitioner Doctorate in the UK to provide people who complete the course eligibility to practise in two different branches of applied psychology, in this case Forensic and Clinical Psychology.

Successful completion of the course [more...]

Clinical Criminology MSc/Diploma

  • Postgraduate
  • Continuing professional development, taught
  • Part time

This programme is designed to help professionals currently working in applied settings, including forensic mental health, the Police, Social Services, and the National Offender Management Service, to develop skills relevant to their practice. Two routes are available [more...]