If you're fascinated by the legal system and how we think, act and interact with each other, this diploma is for you. You'll tackle fascinating questions such as why people do harm to others, and what role law plays in regulating justice within a society. You'll explore how psychologists use evidence to contribute to debates on love, sexuality, artificial intelligence, superstition, psychic phenomena, conspiracy theories and psychopathy; and focus on two important aspects of law.
This qualification develops your learning in four main areas:
- Knowledge and understanding
- Cognitive skills
- Practical and professional skills
- Key skills
The level and depth of your learning gradually increases as you work through the qualification. You'll be supported throughout by the OU's unique style of teaching and assessment - which includes a personal tutor to guide and comment on your work; top quality course texts; elearning resources like podcasts, interactive media and online materials; tutorial groups and community forums.