Higher Diploma in Psychology with Counselling

Psychology Course 2017

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DURATION:
Full Time: 14 months
Part Time: 18 months
INTAKE:
January / March / May / July / September / October / November
AWARDED BY:
TMC Academy

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Psychology

TMC Academy’s Higher Diploma is equivalent to the first two years of a UK Bachelor’s Degree with Honours!

The Higher Diploma in Psychology with Counselling programme provides students with comprehensive theoretical background and research skills relevant to studying mental processes and human behaviour. The programme covers a broad range of empirical and practical areas, including the opportunity to develop basic counselling skills. Students are able to apply to the British Psychological Society for individual membership on graduation from this course.

Upon completion of this programme, students are eligible to progress to the final year top up Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, or Psychology & Counselling.

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Full Time: 14 months*

Part Time: 18 months*

* may be completed in 12 months (full-time) or 16 months (part-time) in the intensive mode.

 

Part-time Class Schedule

Every Tuesday and Thursday, 7pm to 10pm

Additional/Make-up Class: Friday, 7pm to 10pm

Level 1 Modules:

  • The Science of Psychology
  • Exploring Psychology
  • Survey Design for Psychological Research
  • Industrial and Organisational Psychology
  • Introduction to Counselling

 

Level 2 Modules:

  • Biological Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Individual Differences and Psychological Measurement
  • Experimental Design and Statistics

 

Module that is currently not offered:

  • Psychological Practice (Placement)

 

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 Higher Diploma in Psychology with Counselling from TMC Academy.

Age
17 years old

 

Academic Qualification
Any of the following or equivalent:

  • Obtained at least an E at GCE A level in any 2 subjects
  • TMC Diploma/Foundation Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma (at least 24 points)
  • NUS High School Diploma
  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Diploma (in Accounting / Business / Management / IT / Computing / Hospitality / Psychology) from Private Education Institutions (assessed on a case by case basis)

 

English Proficiency
Any of the following or equivalent:

  • At least a C6 at GCE O English
  • Completed a Diploma or equivalent 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

 

 

GCE ‘O’ Level/NITEC/Higher NITEC holders may consider the following programmes: Foundation Diploma for Tertiary Studies.

GCE ‘N’ Level holders may consider our GCE ‘O’ Level Preparatory Course.

Alternatively, you may WhatsApp our course consultants at (+65) 9671 2110 or send us a message here.

Age
17 years old

 

Academic Qualification
Completed High School or Year 12

 

English Proficiency
Any of the following or equivalent:

  • IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL (Paper) ≥ 547 or TOEFL (Computer) ≥ 210 or TOEFL (Internet) ≥ 78 or TOEIC ≥ 780
  • Other qualifications equivalent to High School or Year 12 where the medium of instruction is English
  • Attend and pass Certificate in English up to Upper Intermediate B level (or previously, Academic English level)

 

Mature Candidates
N.A.

 

 

Year 10 / Year 11 students may consider the following programmes: Foundation Diploma for Tertiary Studies

Alternatively, you may WhatsApp our course consultants at (+65) 9671 2110 or send us a message here.

Application Fee $107.00
Course Fee $10,178.91
Administrative Fee
Medical Insurance $85.60
Fee Protection Scheme $76.98
Total Programme Fee Excluding Application Fee
$10,341.49

 

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD) and inclusive of GST unless stated otherwise. Course fee excludes application fee of $107.00.

Friend Referral Scheme

  • Receive S$500.00 referral fee when you recommend your friend to join our GCE O-level (Full Course) / Diploma / Higher Diploma / Foundation Diploma / Graduate Diploma / Professional Diploma / Postgraduate Diploma programme. Click for more info.
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Terms & conditions apply.

Application Fee $214.00
Course Fee $16,403.10
Administrative Fee
International Student
Admin Fee*
$695.50
Medical Insurance $85.60
Fee Protection Scheme $128.88
Total Programme Fee Excluding Application Fee
$17,313.08

*International Student Admin Fee is charged once for bundled courses. Student not on bundled course will be charged an additional $367.50 International Student Admin fee if they progress to the next course.

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD) and inclusive of GST unless stated otherwise. Course fee excludes application fee of $214.00.

Friend Referral Scheme

Receive S$500.00 referral fee when you recommend your friend to join our GCE O-level (Full Course) / Diploma / Higher Diploma / Foundation Diploma / Graduate Diploma / Professional Diploma / Postgraduate Diploma programme. Click for more info.

Terms & conditions apply.