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Course No: PSYC.3050-061; SIS Class Nbr: 8601
this course is an introduction to many topics representing major fields of study within psychology and law. Topics may include: eyewitness testimony, lie detection, jury selection, child protection, forensic interviews, and the death penalty. In this course, students will be exposed to the diversity of interests among legal psychologists as well as innovative and important ideas, theories, and scientific research findings. Through readings, the study of actual cases, and presentations from guest speakers, students will gain more understanding of how psychologists study and contribute to the legal system.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: PSYC.1010 pre-req
- Special Notes:
- Section Notes: P: PSYC.1010
- Credits: 3;
- Instructor: Stephanie Block
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 01
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Tuition: $1125
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
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