Bachelor of Science (Honours)
Psychology and Counselling (Top-up)

DURATION:
Full-Time: 12 months
Part-Time:18 months
INTAKE:
April / September
AWARDED BY:
University of Northampton

Categories

Psychology

About The Course

Awarded by The University of Northampton

This psychology with counselling degree enables critical understanding and analysis of human behaviour, thought and emotions. Students will learn scientific skills that are transferable to careers outside Psychology. This is a one year programme which offers learners the opportunity to:

  • Provide a critical understanding of psychological data relating to human behavior and experience.
  • Equip students with the highly desirable skills and knowledge for employability or to provide the foundations for further study towards a career in counselling psychology or related professions.
  • Develop generic and subject specific skills for example; analytic, interpersonal and research skills that are relevant to a range of careers.
  • Foster a desire for life-long learning.

Students are able to apply to the British Psychological Society for individual membership on graduation from this course.

Course assessment:

Assessment of the modules includes examinations, assignments, projects, presentations, class tests, and/or practical tests.

Teaching and learning:

Lectures, tutorials and independent learning will be employed. To make sure that students have a clear understanding of the concepts, tutorials will re-emphasize the key areas. Independent learning involves students taking the initiative in recognizing learning requirements and undertaking activities to meet them. These activities could take the form of research, tutorial exercises, review questions and coursework.

  • Counselling in Context
  • The Developing Adult
  • The Developing Child
  • Motivation and Emotion
  • Counselling Psychology Dissertation
Age 17 years old
Academic Qualification Obtained at least a Pass in any one of the following:

  • TMC Higher Diploma in Psychology with Counselling
  • TMC Graduate Diploma of Psychology
  • Relevant Polytechnic Diploma*
  • Advanced / Higher Diploma in ( Psychology / Counselling ) from Private Education Institutions*
English Qualification Any of the following or equivalent:

  • At least a C6 at GCE O English
  • Completed a Higher / Advanced Diploma where medium of instruction is English
  • Pass an English online test and an interview with the Dean / HOD / designate
  • IELTS 6.0
  • TOEFL ( Paper ) ≥ 547
  • TOEFL ( Computer ) ≥ 210
  • TOEFL ( Internet ) ≥ 78
  • TOEIC ≥ 780
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Academic English level
* Relevant Polytechnic Diploma and other Advanced Diploma holders will have to obtain a TMC Higher Diploma prior to the Top Up degree. Credits may be given for the modules completed previously and the number of modules required to undertake may be 4 modules or more.

Administrative Fees (New Student / TMC’s Existing / Local Transfer Student)

All the course fees stated below are inclusive of course materials, examination fee and lab fee unless stated otherwise. Repeat fees and other administrative fees are listed in the Miscellaneous Fee List.

Application Fee
$100

Fee Protection Scheme Fee
0.75% of (Course Fee less grant + Medical Insurance) OR $25 whichever is higher

Medical Insurance Fee
$80 Per Course Per Year

All fees subject to prevailing GST of 7%

Course Fees
$14,582

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)

Administrative Fees (New Student / TMC’s Existing / Local Transfer Student)

All the course fees stated below are inclusive of course materials, examination fee and lab fee unless stated otherwise. Repeat fees and other administrative fees are listed in the Miscellaneous Fee List.

Single / Bundled Programs Existing / Local Transfer
Application Fees: $200 Application Fees: $100
International Student Administrative Fee: $650 International Student Administrative Fee: $350

 

Fee Protection Scheme Fee
0.75% of (Course Fee less grant + Medical Insurance + International Student Administrative Fee) OR $25 whichever is higher

Medical Insurance Fee
$80 Per Course Per Year

All fees subject to prevailing GST of 7%

Course Fees
$17,640

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)

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