Higher Diploma in Psychology with Counselling

Psychology Course 2017

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.

 

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 or Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management.

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 or Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management

 

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

Application Fee $107.00
Course Fee $10,093.31
Administrative Fee
Duration 12~14 months
Medical Insurance $171.20
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.

Application Fee $214.00
Course Fee $16,403.10
Administrative Fee
Duration 12~14 months
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.