MSc Investigative and Forensic Psychology


University of Liverpool    Department of Psychology

Full time September MSc 1 year full-time
Psychology (31)

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The Investigative and Forensic Psychology MSc at Liverpool is a highly regarded programme that offers comprehensive academic and research knowledge in the field of forensic practice. Taught by renowned experts, the course covers a wide range of topics including crime reduction, investigative procedures, and court processes. With a strong emphasis on employability skills, this programme prepares students for careers in forensic psychology, law enforcement, and research. The course is accredited by the British Psychological Society and offers the opportunity to gain Chartered Forensic Status. Applicants with a high 2:1 bachelor's degree in Psychology and relevant work experience are eligible to apply.

About the course

Renowned worldwide, this MSc in Investigative and Forensic Psychology is a high-quality master's course providing academic and research knowledge of forensic practice. This includes crime reduction and intervention; investigative procedures, forensic interviewing, court processes, custody and rehabilitation.

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Entry Requirements

To apply, you must have a 2:1 bachelor’s degree in Psychology (65% or above) with high marks in research methods and statistics.

You do not need to have completed a psychology degree recognised by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as a Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC). However to progress to Stage 2 Forensic Chartership you must obtain GBC from the BPS.

Applicants must have some relevant work experience with a vulnerable client group (voluntary or paid), but not necessarily in a forensic setting.

Applicants who meet the minimum entry requirement will be invited to attend an online interview.




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