The Psychology of Criminal Justice

This course systematically explores the effectiveness of the law and justice system from a psychological perspective. By experiencing a fictional case first hand, you will learn about the psychology of law and some of the misconceptions commonly held about criminal justice.

Course syllabus:

  1. Investigating the Crime Scene

  2. Interviewing the Witnesses

  3. Identifying the Suspects

  4. Questioning the Suspect

  5. Getting Ready for Trial

  6. The Trial Part 1

  7. The Trial Part 2

  8. Epilogue