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2003-2004 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog 
2003-2004 Springfield College Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYC 368 - Forensic Psychology

This course examines the interaction between the fields of psychology and criminal justice. This course is designed to examine the many roles a psychologist might assume within the criminal justice system. This course is designed to cover several topics including eyewitness testimony, courtroom psychology, critical incident counseling, NGRI pleas and a variety of other interdisciplinary topic in order to provide students with a wealth and breath of information. Therefore, the goal of this course is to gain better understanding of the interaction between several disciplines that combine to create the field of Forensic Psychology.

Credits: 3 s.h