Diploma in Psychological Studies

Psychology Course 2017

DURATION:
Full-Time : 9 months
Part-Time : 12 months
INTAKE:
January / March / May / July / August / October
AWARDED BY:
TMC Academy

Categories

Psychology

The Diploma in Psychological Studies programme aims to provide students with skills and knowledge in a number of key areas that can then be further developed in introductory studies in psychology. Students will be introduced to the major topics in the contemporary study of psychology and will examine psychological contributions to an applied field.

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Foundation Modules

  • Strategies for Academic Success
  • Business Communication
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Topics in Psychology

 

Core Modules

  • The Science of Psychology
  • Exploring Psychology
  • Plus ONE of the following:
    • Industrial and Organisational Psychology
    • Introduction to Counselling

 

Course Assessment

Examinations, assignments, projects, presentations, class tests, and/or practical tests.

 

Graduation Requirements

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the ­Diploma in Psychological Studies from TMC Academy.

Age
16 years old

 

Academic Qualification
Any of the following:

  • Obtained at least a C6 at GCE O level in any 1 subject
  • NITEC or Higher NITEC
  • Integrated Programme (1 passes at a level equivalent to Secondary 4)
  • TMC Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme

 

English Proficiency
Any of the following:

  • At least a C6 at GCE O level English
  • Completed TMC Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme
  • Completed a prior Diploma where medium of instruction is English
  • Pass an English online test and an interview with the Dean/HOD/designate

 

Mature Candidates
≥ 30 years old with 8 years of work experience

Age
16 years old

 

Academic Qualification
Completed Secondary Education or Year 9

 

English Proficiency
Any of the following:

  • IELTS 5.5 or TOEFL (Paper) ≥ 500 or, TOEFL (Computer) ≥ 175 or,
    TOEFL (Internet) ≥ 60 or, TOEIC ≥ 500
  • Completed TMC Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme
  • Completed a prior Diploma where the medium of instruction is English
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Upper Intermediate A level (or previously, Advanced 2 level)

 

Mature Candidates
≥ 30 years old with 8 years of work experience

For course fees and other related questions, kindly consult our program advisers for more details.