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Take a deep dive into the world of Criminal Psychology and explore the criminal mind. Learn about the motivations behind criminal acts, the types of crime and the behaviors and reactions of the criminals behind them. Improve your critical thinking skills and get a better understanding of:

  • The science and psychology that supports criminology.
  • Criminal theory & the justice system
  • Impartiality, professionalism and conduct
  • Bias, how to avoid it and be culturally competent
  • Tools and abilities to carefully consider theories

Requisitos

International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

Lecciones

Module 1: Introduction

  • 1.1 What is criminal psychology?
  • 1.2 What is the role of a criminal psychologist?
  • 1.3 What education is required to become a criminal psychologist?
  • 1.4 Personal characteristics of a criminal psychologist
  • 1.5 Career pathways in the field of criminal psychology

Module 2: Origins Of Criminal Behavior

  • 2.1 Defining crime
  • 2.2 Traditional theories of crime
  • 2.3 Biological theories of criminal behavior
  • 2.4 Sociological theories of criminal behavior
  • 2.5 Developmental theories of criminal behavior
  • 2.6 Psychological theories of criminal behavior

Module 3: Human Aggression And Violence

  • 3.1 Defining aggression
  • 3.2 Types of aggression
  • 3.3 Biological model of aggression
  • 3.4 Social learning model of aggression
  • 3.5 Cognitive model of aggression
  • 3.6 Integrated theory of crime

Module 4: Crime And Mental Illness

  • 4.1 Defining mental illness
  • 4.2 Causality and criminal responsibility
  • 4.3 Anxiety and mood disorders
  • 4.4 Schizophrenia and psychotic disorders
  • 4.5 Personality disorders
  • 4.6 Substance abuse and crime

Module 5: Criminal Acts

  • 5.1 Types of crime
  • 5.2 Aggravated assault
  • 5.3 Homicide and manslaughter
  • 5.4 Serial homicide
  • 5.5 Family and domestic violence
  • 5.6 Hate crimes

Module 6: Sex Crimes

  • 6.1 Sexual harassment
  • 6.2 Rape and sexual assault
  • 6.3 Characteristics of sexual offenders
  • 6.4 Sexual offences against children

Module 7: Other Crimes

  • 7.1 Childhood abuse
  • 7.2 Juvenile crime
  • 7.3 Burglary, home invasions and theft
  • 7.4 Cybercrime
  • 7.5 Terrorism

Carrera

This course is ideal for anyone who is interested in exploring a career in criminal psychology, and is a great resource for anyone interested in that path. Becoming a certified criminal psychologist is an interesting and challenging career option with an average salary of $63,000.

If you're a true crime buff, a lover of crime dramas, a maven of mysteries - this course is the perfect way to take your interest to the next level. It will give you an intriguing insight into another aspect of the criminal justice system and the minds of criminals. 

Certificados

After successfully completing the course, you will immediately receive your PDF certificate so you can instantly add it to your CV and display your achievement. You can also request a hard copy certificate to be sent to your postal address for a small printing and posting fee.

To receive certification, you must complete every page of the course and score at least 55% on the exam at the end of the course. 

This course is accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards and will earn you CE / CPD points. International Open Academy is also an officially approved TQUK center. 

For further details on accreditation, please visit https://internationalopenacademy.com/accreditation

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Criminal Psychology

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    Take a deep dive into the world of Criminal Psychology and explore the criminal mind. Learn about the motivations behind criminal acts, the types of crime and the behaviors and reactions of the criminals behind them. Improve your critical thinking skills and get a better understanding of:

    • The science and psychology that supports criminology.
    • Criminal theory & the justice system
    • Impartiality, professionalism and conduct
    • Bias, how to avoid it and be culturally competent
    • Tools and abilities to carefully consider theories

    Requisitos

    International Open Academy courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

    Lecciones

    Module 1: Introduction

    • 1.1 What is criminal psychology?
    • 1.2 What is the role of a criminal psychologist?
    • 1.3 What education is required to become a criminal psychologist?
    • 1.4 Personal characteristics of a criminal psychologist
    • 1.5 Career pathways in the field of criminal psychology

    Module 2: Origins Of Criminal Behavior

    • 2.1 Defining crime
    • 2.2 Traditional theories of crime
    • 2.3 Biological theories of criminal behavior
    • 2.4 Sociological theories of criminal behavior
    • 2.5 Developmental theories of criminal behavior
    • 2.6 Psychological theories of criminal behavior

    Module 3: Human Aggression And Violence

    • 3.1 Defining aggression
    • 3.2 Types of aggression
    • 3.3 Biological model of aggression
    • 3.4 Social learning model of aggression
    • 3.5 Cognitive model of aggression
    • 3.6 Integrated theory of crime

    Module 4: Crime And Mental Illness

    • 4.1 Defining mental illness
    • 4.2 Causality and criminal responsibility
    • 4.3 Anxiety and mood disorders
    • 4.4 Schizophrenia and psychotic disorders
    • 4.5 Personality disorders
    • 4.6 Substance abuse and crime

    Module 5: Criminal Acts

    • 5.1 Types of crime
    • 5.2 Aggravated assault
    • 5.3 Homicide and manslaughter
    • 5.4 Serial homicide
    • 5.5 Family and domestic violence
    • 5.6 Hate crimes

    Module 6: Sex Crimes

    • 6.1 Sexual harassment
    • 6.2 Rape and sexual assault
    • 6.3 Characteristics of sexual offenders
    • 6.4 Sexual offences against children

    Module 7: Other Crimes

    • 7.1 Childhood abuse
    • 7.2 Juvenile crime
    • 7.3 Burglary, home invasions and theft
    • 7.4 Cybercrime
    • 7.5 Terrorism

    Carrera

    This course is ideal for anyone who is interested in exploring a career in criminal psychology, and is a great resource for anyone interested in that path. Becoming a certified criminal psychologist is an interesting and challenging career option with an average salary of $63,000.

    If you're a true crime buff, a lover of crime dramas, a maven of mysteries - this course is the perfect way to take your interest to the next level. It will give you an intriguing insight into another aspect of the criminal justice system and the minds of criminals. 

    Certificados

    After successfully completing the course, you will immediately receive your PDF certificate so you can instantly add it to your CV and display your achievement. You can also request a hard copy certificate to be sent to your postal address for a small printing and posting fee.

    To receive certification, you must complete every page of the course and score at least 55% on the exam at the end of the course. 

    This course is accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards and will earn you CE / CPD points. International Open Academy is also an officially approved TQUK center. 

    For further details on accreditation, please visit https://internationalopenacademy.com/accreditation

    ICOES

    Acreditado

    CPD/CE

    Acreditado

    13152

    Estudiantes inscritos

    Money-Back

    Dinero Garantizada