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Understand what a theory is and their application in Forensic Psychology

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Be able to understand and explain six major psychological theories relevant to crime, as follows:-

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- Neuropsychological theories

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- Intelligence and crime

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- Rational choice theory

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- Attachment theory

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Understand the 6 different theories/explanatory factors we presented in lectures

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theory

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theory

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Understand the concepts in each theory

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Know the pros and cons of each and the debates surround them

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Be familiar with why some are thought to be contentious in nature

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Be familiar with the research studies / evidence that has been used to support or refute each theory.

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