GISW PSYCH 2302 Psychology and Law -- 3 unit(s)
Study of psychological theory and empirical research as it relates to the law. Topics include witness memory, suspect identification, lineup procedures, false confessions, lie detection, juror cognition and jury decision making.
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- Course syllabus
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This course is available in an online format, utilizing web pages and eLearning, a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser. Students may need access to someone who can assist with computer set-up.
- UNI students: PSYCH 1001
- Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) distribution area
- Students working toward their Bachelor of Liberal Studies may apply credit earned in this course to their degree. This Guided Independent Study course is applicable to the Social Sciences distribution area. Learn more about the BLS degree program.
Heather Peterson, Instructor
Bartol, C. R., & Bartol, A. M. Psychology and Law: Theory, Research, and Application. 2004/3rd edition. Belmont, CA: Wadsworth/Thompson Learning.
Additional Course Materials
* Additional readings may be required. It will be the student's responsibility to obtain these materials as assigned. Suggested Resources: Select websites are provided with each chapter assignment and will direct you to a variety of resources pertinent to the subject matter.
University Book and Supply (UBS) carries most books used in GIS courses. Search for textbooks by course choosing "UNIV.NORTHERN IOWA" and the term you are enrolled in and GSW (web) or GSP (print) for the section.
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- Visit the GIS Enrollment page for forms and information.
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- Guided Independent Study
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