Diploma in Psychology

Course Duration: 2 Years 6 Months

Entry Requirements

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)Pass Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or its equivalent with 3 credits in any subjects and a Pass in English, Bahasa Melayu, Mathematics and Science; OR
Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM)Pass Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or its equivalent with minimum Grade C in 1 subject and Pass Mathematics and Science at SPM level; OR
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)Pass with minimum Grade B in three (3) subjects and pass in Mathematics and Science; OR
O-LevelPass with minimum Grade C in three (3) subjects and pass in Mathematics and Science; OR
Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM)Obtain Maqbul level and pass in Mathematics and Science in SPM; OR
Other certificate (Level 3, MQF)Pass with at least CGPA 2.00; OR
Other relevant or equivalent qualification, experience and requirement accepted by the University Senate or competent authority in Malaysia

Course Outline

Year 1

Introduction to Psychology
Social Psychology
English Language Skills for Workplace
English Language Skills and Critical Thinking
Practical IT Skills
Lifespan development
Communication and Persuasion
Pengajian Malaysia 2
Motivations and Emotions
Elementary Statistics
Young Mercy 1

Year 2

Childhood and Adolescence Development
Cross Cultural Psychology
Behaviour and the Brain
Research Methods in Social Science
Abnormal Psychology
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
Psychological Testing and Evaluation
Health Psychology
Introduction to Behavioural Analysis
Educational Psychology
Elective I
Perlembagaan dan Masyarakat
Young Mercy 2

Year 3

Issue and Ethics in the Helping Profession
Principles of Counselling
Behaviour Modification and Intervention
Elective II

List of Electives

Introduction to Criminology
Introduction to Occupational and Safety Health
Consumer Behaviour

Career Opportunity

Upon completion of this programme, students will be well-prepared to continue on their way to become:

  • Psychology Assistant
  • Social Work Assistant
  • Motivator
  • Research Assistant Welfare and Rehabilitation Officer
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Human Resource
  • Development Personnel
  • Administrative Officer
WeChat Us Now (Malaysia)
Kathy Chen (China)
Telephone No : 18233892868