Psychological and sociological Interviewing

lcrim2301  2022-2023  Louvain-la-Neuve

Psychological and sociological Interviewing
3.00 credits
15.0 h + 15.0 h
Main themes
Theoretical and technical aspects of the method are examined from the viewpoint of the psychological machinery involved in the interrelationship and of methodological limitations.
The following points are covered : defining support criteria in the clinical field; teleology; observation and listening techniques; statement of need; assistance techniques.
During the practical work, the students are invited to engage in support role playacting, in small groups, on the basis of scenarios taken from actual criminological settings.
Learning outcomes

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 Psychological and social support is a clinical observation method used in the field of research, for individual examination and for helping others. The course seeks to provide a critical knowledge of the method and to familiarize the criminology student with the method.
Teaching methods
Teorical course : 15h
A broad place(15h) is reserved for the dialogue with the students.
Talks and role plaies by small groups under the supervision of an assistant. The scenarios of the role plaies are collected near criminologists experts starting from situations really met.
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Learning outcomes
Master [120] in Criminology