Legal psychology

Legal psychology

Direction: 37.03.01 “Psychology”

Graduate’s degree (qualification): bachelor

Form of education: full-time

Duration of the program: 4 years

Modules and Disciplines:

Module 1 “Humanitarian, social and economic foundations of professional activity” (1 year of study, 1-2 semesters) of the discipline: History; Philosophy; Economic bases of professional activity; Legal basis of professional activity; Sociology.

Module 2. “Communication in professional interaction”) (1-3 years of study, 1, 5, 6 semesters) of the discipline: Introduction to intercultural communication in professional interaction; Culture of language communication; Foreign language; Information and communication technologies in professional activities.

Module 3. “Health saving technologies in professional activity” (1 – 2 years of study, 1 – 4 semesters) of the discipline: Physical culture; Life safety.

Module 4. “Fundamentals of Psychological and Pedagogical Activity” (3rd year of study, 5 semester) of the discipline: Pedagogical Psychology; Pedagogy and methods of teaching psychology.

Module 5. “Natural Science Foundations of Psychology” (1 – 2 years of study, 1 – 4 semesters) disciplines: Zoopsychology and comparative psychology; Anatomy and physiology of the central nervous system; Psychophysiology; Psychogenetics.

Module 6. “Fundamentals of scientific activity” (1 – 4 years of study, 1, 5, 7 semesters) disciplines: Mathematics and mathematical statistics; Methodological basis of psychology; Experimental Psychology; Mathematical methods in psychology.

Module 7. “Introduction to professional activity” (1 – 3 years of study, 1 – 6 semesters) of the discipline: Introduction to the profession; General psychology; General Psychological Workshop; Psychology of Personality; Developmental psychology and age psychology; Psychological counseling; History of psychology; Psychology of the family.

Module 8. “Social psychology” (3 year of study, 5 – 6 semesters) of the discipline: Social psychology; Psychology of work, engineering psychology and ergonomics; Organizational psychology.

Module 9. “Psychology of Individual Differences” (2nd year of study, 3 – 4 semesters) of the discipline: Differential Psychology; Psychodiagnostics.

Module 10. “Clinical psychology” (2 – 3 year of study, 4 – 6 semesters) of the discipline: Clinical psychology; Special psychology.

Module 11. “Fundamentals of Russian law” (2 – 3 year of study, 4 – 6 semesters) disciplines: Criminal law and process; Criminology; Civil law and process.

Module 12. “Legal Psychology” (3 – 4 year of study, 5 – 8 semesters) of the discipline: Introduction to legal psychology; Actual problems of legal psychology; Criminal psychology; Forensic psychology; Penitentiary psychology; Psychology of legal professions.

Module 13. “Psychological technologies of work” (3 – 4 year of study, 6 – 8 semesters) of the discipline: Workshop on pathopsychology; Psychological prevention of dependent behavior; Suicidology and psychology of autoaggressive behavior; Psychological methods of dealing with conflict and stress situations; Age features of working with minors.