Psychology and Law

Course Code :2010RECPSY
Study domain:Law
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: No contract restriction
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:continuous assessment
Lecturer(s)Miet Vanderhallen

3. Course contents *

The course deals with capita selecta of psychology and law.    Attention will be paid to the three phases in criminal proceedings: investigation (interviewing, identification…), trial (decision making) and sentencing (theories, what works…).  Hereby, a criminal file will be studied by means of guest lectures, seminars and study visits.