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FSCT 8010 - Forensic Behavioural Science

Forensic Investigation Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

This course provides an introduction to the assessment of risk for sexually deviant and violent behaviour. Participants learn about factors which are correlated to prediction of violent behaviour in people. The discussion of psychopathy, mental illness, personality disorders, deviance, and substance abuse takes place in the context of the behavioural science approach to police investigation.

Prerequisite(s)

Admission to a Forensic credential program or permission of the Program Coordinator.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$722.98

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 78397

Tue Jan 28 - Tue Mar 10 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 28 - Mar 10 Tue 18:00 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 474
Feb 22 - Mar 07 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 DTC Rm. 474

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$722.98

Notes

  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Classes are to be held on 7 Tuesdays (Jan 28, Feb 4, 11, 18, 25, Mar 3, & 10.) and 3 Saturdays (Feb 22, 29 & Mar 7). For details on the textbook required, please check: bcitbookstore.ca/downtown. Students who have been accepted into a Forensics program where this course is a part of the matrix may register without any further approvals. Students who are not currently accepted in a Forensics program or, if this course is NOT part of your program matrix, please contact the Program Assistants for departmental approval at BCIT_Forensics@bcit.ca. For information on Forensic programs and courses, please visit: https://www.bcit.ca/cas/forensics.

Related Programs

FSCT 8010 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Forensic Investigation (Crime and Intelligence Analysis Option)
    Part-time   Advanced Certificate
  2. Forensic Investigation (Forensic Science Option)
    Part-time   Advanced Certificate
  3. Forensic Investigation (Crime and Intelligence Analysis Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology
  4. Forensic Investigation (Forensic Science Option)
    Part-time   Bachelor of Technology

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