Forensic Issues in Intellectual Disabilities M03IDFCoventry University
£ 472 - (528 €)
- Vocational qualification
- Scarborough (Inghilterra)
Cosa impari in questo corso?
This module aims to encourage students to critically discuss existing mental health conditions that exist in the general population. The module will introduce the students to the different assessment and treatment methods that could be applied to this population. Furthermore, the incidence and prevalence of mental health conditions that co-exist within people with intellectual disabilities who offend will be analysed.WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?
• This module gives students the opportunity to gain valuable knowledge of the forensic issues associated with intellectual disabilities.
• Students will have the chance to acquire up-to-date knowledge and skills within the field of intellectual disabilities, which can expand their career prospects.
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• An understanding of the needs of people with mental health conditions within the intellectually disabled population who offend.
• Essential knowledge on the existing mental health conditions within the general population.
• Critical self-reflection in relation to risk and other specific assessment tools in use within forensic settings.
• An understanding of the policy frameworks that relate to therapeutic interventions in mental health.
This module will be delivered through a variety of teaching methods, including lead lectures, online learning, experiential learning, on-line group discussions, group work, case examples and video triggers. Service-users will be actively involved in the development and the delivery of this module.HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?
Coursework – 4000 word Case Study (100% of module mark)TEACHING CONTACT HOURS
Guided student activity –
Self-guided student activity –
Total activity – 200 hours