Course Objectives

Course Objectives

Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:

  1. apply knowledge of theory in the specialised area of violence risk assessment and management
  2. apply specialised knowledge of the principles, approaches and methods relevant to violence risk assessment and management
  3. demonstrate the capacity to comprehend, synthesise and critically evaluate complex information required to undertake risk assessment and management
  4. identify and analyse relevant information to undertake a comprehensive violence risk assessment and generate appropriate risk management strategies
  5. apply communication skills to formulate and transmit the outcomes of forensic risk assessment and appropriate management strategies to a diverse audience
  6. adapt knowledge and skills to a variety of contexts and potential client groups, independently and responsibly
  7. demonstrate judgement in applying the principles of violence risk assessment and the ability to effectively communicate findings to others
  8. demonstrate ability to apply the principles of violence risk assessment and management with integrity and informed by relevant ethical considerations.