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Making a Murderer (Year 12 & 13)

University of Birmingham
Lectures Talks and Workshops
Wednesday 13th November 2019 (13:00-15:00)
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Making a Murderer

Event Capacity: 50

Year Group: 12 - 13 

Subject(s): Psychology, Criminology

Attendee Requirements: Attendees should be studying A-Level Psychology or Criminology

About: Aimed at year 12 or 13 students with an interest in Psychology or Criminology, this Masterclass will explore the factors that contribute to how criminals are perceived in the public and private sphere, and ask students to come up with their own method of assessing the risk of those with the potential to commit crime. 

Students will be given the opportunity to understand the factors research indicates as important for understanding and treating offenders, and will be encouraged to think critically about what they might see/hear in the media.

Additional Information: Schools will be limited to 8 places for this class. Individual bookings can be made by students in Year 12. Please note you may not be allocated all the places you request depending on availability.

To find out more about any of the Masterclasses, please e-mail the Masterclass team.

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