Forensic psychology

The Open University
Start to understand how your own mind works, and discover how limitations of the human brain can lead to major miscarriages of justice.
Eyewitness testimony despite advances in forensic science remains a critical component of criminal investigations. Psychological research has shown that the police need to be when questioning witnesses and relying on evidence gained from an eyewitness.
Using videos of real witnesses and from cameras that go behind the scenes of a police investigation, this course explores the psychology of eyewitness testimony.

Language: English


Duration: 0 weeks

Hours of study: 24 hours

EQF-Level: EQF level 1



Delivery mode: Learn anywhere online



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