Graduate Diploma in Health Psychology

Provided by: Arium School of Arts & Sciences

Course Introduction

Program Introduction

To acquire a basic understanding of Psychology as an empirical science. To be exposed to the diversity of topic areas covered within the discipline of Psychology & Advanced study of Psychology. Able to to select and use the appropriate methods required to pursue a career in Psychology. To understand the theoretical background to, construction of, administration of and interpretation of psychology tests and assessment procedures.

Entry Requirements

Academic Requirements
  • Minimum 21 years old
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in any discipline
  • or a Diploma holder from Polytechnic / Advanced Diploma from Private Education Institutions or equivalent with minimum of 3 years working experience can be considered on a case-by-case basis
  • or 30 years old and above with 8 years working experience but without academic qualification can be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Language Requirements
  • GCE O Level English C6 and above
  • or minimum IELTS 5.5
  • or PTEA 45

Fees & Funding

Fees Breakdown Total Payable (S$)
Registration fee $250
Fee Protection Scheme (FPS) $200
Course material fee $80 – $150 each
Graduation fee $250
Admin fee $300 (Applicable for monthly payment only)
$200 (Applicable for Bi-Monthly payment mode)
Waived Admin Fee for Half-yearly payment mode
Module Repeat fee (*Subject to changes based on prevailing rate) $1,225
Course fee $9,800
Student & Government grants might be available, please call our consultants to enquire TODAY!

Study Mode & Duration

Next Commencement Date

19 Jan, 25 Jan, 11 May, 4 June, 4 Jul, 2 Aug, 8 Oct, 11 Oct

Structure and Duration
  • 8 Modules
  • 12 months, Part-time
  • 2 evenings per week, 6.45pm – 9.15pm
  • Full-time study is not available
Assessment Methods
The following types of direct assessment methods are used as evaluation tools for each module:
  • Assignments (60%)
  • Final Exam (40%)
Assignments may consist of Multiple choice, True/False, Short answer questions and written assignment such as essays, Case Studies, Critical Reviews and Research Papers.

Delivery Method
Classroom based.

Graduation Requirements
Earn at least a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.3.
Students will be conferred Graduate Diploma in Health Psychology upon completion, awarded by Arium School of Arts & Sciences.
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