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Viewing: FORP 6113 : Victimology

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Forensic Psychology (FORP)
FORP
6113
Victimology
Victimology
Fall 2016
3
Course Type
Lecture
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Letter Grade
students in the forensic psychology program or with departmental permission
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25
Dr. Lara Sheehi
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The psychology of the victim within social and cultural contexts; violent, sexual, and psychological victimization; relationship between prior victimization as a precursor in criminal behavior; prevention, intervention, and policy issues.
1. Understand and integrate major theoretical explanations of criminal victimization. 2. Know the common psychological effects and psychological disorders associated with victimization. 3. Describe treatment techniques used with victims of crime as well as prevention intervention strategies. 4. Recognize the impact of criminal victimization on primary victims, secondary victims, the clinician and the larger community.
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jbb (Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:57:58 GMT): Rollback: Syllabus must contain the required CCAS boilerplate regarding: Course requirements and grading; Attendance and Participation; Goals and Learning Outcomes; Academic Integrity; Support for Students Outside the Classroom, Security. Consult syllabus template.
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