MODULE 1 – FORENSIC GRAPHOLOGY
“Graphology” term stands for the examination of the handwriting to reveal the personality traits. According to graphology science, the unique in one's handwriting style depicts the personality traits of an individual. A graphologist can reveal and trace your personality character through your handwriting sample.
Handwriting is a neuro-muscular process and graphology is also known as brain-writing. Some of the following things are included in the graphology examination like - attitude, inspiration, honesty, intelligence, emotional solidity, social behavior, etc.
This course would be introducing you to the basics of forensic graphology, history, and fundamental facts of graphology, aim, and scope of forensic graphology, and the criminality in handwriting.
MODULE 2 – GRAPHOLOGY AS A SCIENCE
Graphology is not real science but is a pseudo-science that reveals the identity of an individual by analyzing the features of the handwriting. This module also contains the features of graphology such as physical, mental, and emotional and also introduced with the graphological deduction.
MODULE 3 - PSYCHOLOGICAL THEORIES OF GRAPHOLOGY
Graphology experts can apply and make use of the handwriting analysis in forensic graphology aspects in the investigation processes and also graphologists might inspect what may be questioned, deceitful, fraud insurance claims, fake medical prescriptions, etc.
Aspects of graphology in psychology comprising the introduction, psychological theories of personality, and psychological theories of personality as applied to graphology, national style characteristics, study of slant, alignment, size, pressure, speed, stroke, structure, angle, etc., criminality in handwriting, fears and defenses, goals and aspirations, thinking styles and signatures and persona.
MODULE 4 – HANDWRITING AND PERSONALITY
This module defines the handwriting and personality as per the graphological point of view. This module also covers basic handwriting features and personality characteristics, such as high vs. low functioning intelligence, extroversions vs. introversion, strong vs. weak work drive, honesty vs. dishonesty. It also covers criminal minds and handwriting.
MODULE 5 – ANALYSIS OF GRAPHOLOGICAL TRAITS
This module explains the analysis of graphological traits which comprising the direction and baseline, slant and angle, zones, size, margins, initial and terminal strokes, connected and disconnected writing, pressure, speed, spacing, loops, capital and scripted letter, bar of alphabet ‘t’, dot of alphabet ‘i’, trait of sexuality. This module also introducing the principles of graphological analysis and graphological analysis which include handwriting and signature.
MODULE 6 – RELEVANT FACTORS AFFECTING HANDWRITING
In this module, the factors are defined that affect the handwriting in which they include the consciousness (pre-conscious, conscious and unconscious), internal factors like age, illness, disease, injury, etc. and external factors i.e. drugs, hallucinogens, physical stress, writing surface, writing position, writing instruments, etc.. This module also defines the handwriting of children that is changed after a particular period of time.
MODULE 7- GRAPHOLOGY AND PSYCHOSEXUAL STAGES OF DEVELOPMENT
Under this module, students will be familiarized with the psycho-sexual stages of development such as trust vs. mistrust (oral) stage: ages 0-1.5, anatomy vs. shame and doubt stage: ages 5-3, initiative vs. guilt stage: ages 3.5-6, industry vs. inferiority stage: ages 7-11, ego identity vs. role confusion stage: ages 12-15, intimacy vs. isolation stage: ages 16-29, generativity vs. stagnation: ages 30-55 and the ego integrity vs. despair: ages 55-105. These stages play an important role in the development of an individual with the involvement of both psychological and physiological factors.
MODULE 8 – APPLICATIONS OF GRAPHOLOGY
This module defines the role of graphology in the investigation of crime and psychology in which the truth by the suspect can be established by the help of handwriting. This module also includes education, medicine, business, social work, and personal uses in which the graphology play a significant role. After knowing the characteristics, one can alter their handwriting with their conscious mind for development of their personality which collectively considered as Graphotherapy.