Psychology and the Law 1
|Faculty/School:||Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Social Sciences|
|Credit Value:||10 credit points|
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|Study Abroad availability:||Not currently available to Study Abroad students|
|Subject Outline:||January 2013 [ Standard ]|
At the end of this subject students will (1) demonstrate knowledge of psychological theories and models, the empirical findings supporting these theories and the methods employed to establish them, the major methods of psychological investigation and techniques of measurement and their application and interpretation, and design and implement a psychological intervention, (2) demonstrate knowledge and behaviour consistent with the ethical, legal and professional requirements of psychological practice, (3) demonstrate skills and knowledge of systematic psychological assessment, (4) demonstrate skills and knowledge regarding intervention strategies, (5) demonstrate the application of research knowledge and skills to psychological practice, and (6) demonstrate excellent written communication skills.