MPS 671 Law and Psychology

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This course focuses on the intersections between the legal system and the field of forensic psychology. The psychologist’s roles and challenges within the legal system will be covered as well as discussing the legal rights of an individual as it relates to due process within the context of the justice system. Students will also review U.S. Supreme Court cases and legal statutes that influence current policies that are tied to the practice of psychology.