Forensic Psychology Practice (CPD Route) Professional Doctorate
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Forensic Psychology Practice (CPD Route) Professional Doctorate

University of Birmingham

The Centre for Forensic and Criminological Psychology offers a Continued Professional Development route to the Doctorate in Forensic Psychology.

This programme is designed to allow Forensic Psychologists, who hold a valid Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) certificate (and preferably status as a Chartered Psychologist with the British Psychological Society), to

Professional Doctorate, Professional Doctorate Award
September Start
Full-time, Part-time Study Mode
1 years Duration

Entry Requirements For This Course

Proof of the following qualifications must be presented: certificate as proof of graduation from an MSc in Forensic Psychology (accredited by the British Psychology Society (BPS)); preferably applicants will have achieved a merit or above. Valid Health professions Council certificate to demonstrate status as a forensic psychologist registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Preferable: certificate demonstrating chartered psychologist status with the British Psychological Society (BPS). Non-academic requirements: A research proposal must be presented with the application. This should outline the background rationale to the project; aims and hypotheses; methodology (sample to be accessed, procedure, measures used, and ethical considerations); description of proposed statistical analysis; and practical implications of the proposed research. Additionally, the area/question to be considered for the systematic review should also be presented. Work experience required: Experience working as a forensic psychologist, registered with the Health and Care Professions Council.

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