Introduction to Forensic Psychology (1010CCJ)

This course provides an introduction to the various domains of expertise of forensic psychologists. It examines the way in which psychologists produce and use psychological theory and research within the criminal justice setting. In particular, the course focuses on the use of psychological assessments in court, issues of criminal responsibility and predicting dangerousness, jury processes and decision making, eyewitness testimony, the use of psychological knowledge in prisons, and the psychology of criminal behaviour. INCOMPATIBLE WITH 4064LAW, CCJ10

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2Mt Gravatt Trimester 2Online Semester 2Online Trimester 3

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Lecture
Lecture (44278) Tuesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M23 AUD
Andy Nimmo Auditorium
Mt Gravatt Campus
Lecture (40669) Monday 15:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 1.30
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (44292) Full Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.18
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44291) Full Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 2.23
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44290) Full Wednesday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44289) Full Tuesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.13
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44288) Full Monday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 4.13
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44287) Full Tuesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.18
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44286) Full Wednesday 09:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M24 2.44
Psychology Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44285) Full Tuesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44284) Full Wednesday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M24 2.44
Psychology Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44283) Full Wednesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.18
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44282) Wednesday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.13
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44281) Monday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 4.12
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44280) Full Tuesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.13
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44279) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (41625) Weeks 1 - 5, Mid-Trimester Break, 6 - Exam week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (40668) Wednesday 10:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G16 1.07
Clinical Sciences 2
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (47734) Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G30 1.13
Arts & Education
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44277) Friday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.19
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44276) Friday 09:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44275) Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G01 3.25
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44274) Full Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44273) Full Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G17 2.10
Lecture Theatres 3/4 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44272) Friday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44271) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G17 2.10
Lecture Theatres 3/4 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44270) Friday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.19
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44269) Full Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Lecture
Lecture (44264) Tuesday 14:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M23 AUD
Andy Nimmo Auditorium
Mt Gravatt Campus
Lecture (41587) Monday 15:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 1.30
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (47583) Tuesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44277) Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.18
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44276) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 2.23
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44275) Wednesday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44274) Open Tuesday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.13
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44273) Monday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 4.13
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44272) Tuesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.18
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44271) Wednesday 09:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M24 2.44
Psychology Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44270) Wednesday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M24 2.44
Psychology Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44269) Wednesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.18
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44268) Wednesday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.13
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44267) Full Monday 17:00 - 17:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M10 4.12
Social Sciences Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44266) Tuesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 1.13
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus
Tutorial (44265) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
M15 2.02
Science Education Building
Mt Gravatt Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Lecture
Lecture (41586) Wednesday 10:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G03 THEATR 1
Lecture Theatres 1/2 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend one Tutorial
Tutorial (47582) Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G01 3.25
Academic 1
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44263) Friday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.19
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44262) Friday 09:00 - 09:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44261) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44260) Full Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G17 2.10
Lecture Theatres 3/4 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44259) Full Friday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44258) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G17 2.10
Lecture Theatres 3/4 Complex
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44257) Friday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.19
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus
Tutorial (44256) Full Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
G39 1.20
Science and Engineering
Gold Coast Campus

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for School of Criminology and Criminal Justice

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in this Class
Class (40203) Weeks 1 - 5, Mid-Trimester Break, 6 - Exam week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.