Specialisation Courses
  • UAB Specialisation Course
  • Code: 3451/13
  • 13th edition
  • Modality: Blended
  • Credits: 2 ECTS
  • Start date: 27/01/2021
  • Finish date: 24/02/2021
  • Places: 20
  • Orientation: Professional
  • Price: 160 ¤
  • Special price 130 ¤
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  • Teaching language: Catalan (50%), Spanish (50%)
  • Location: Escola de Prevenció i Seguretat Integral, Campus UAB, Bellaterra (Barcelona)


Module 1 Introduction.

Module 2 Legislation.

Module 3 Theoretical Aspects.
Interview Techniques .
- Active listening .
- Risks in the interview.
- The myths of statements.
- Specific techniques for interviews and statements.
“Deduction funnel” technique.
Structure of victim statements and testimony according to the “deduction funnel” technique.
Structure of suspect interviews according to the “deduction funnel” technique.
- Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP).
Application of NLP to witness statements.
- Cognitive interviewingt echniques.
Application of CI to witness statements.
Statements as a communication process.

Lie detection techniques.
- Motives for lying.
- Types of lies.
- Classification of liars according to DSM IV.
- Non-verbal behaviour in the deceit process.
- Verbal behaviour in the deceit process.
- Application of specific techniques to detect deceptive behaviour during interviews with suspects.

- Factors that justify a confession.
- Stages and basic rules of conducting an interrogation.

Scholarships and financial aid

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Coordinating centres

Escuela de Prevención y Seguridad Integral


Francesc Gómez Macià

Phone: 935929710

Programme's Website


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