Bachelor of Science (Honours) Psychology (Forensic Psychology) (Top-up)

Provided by Kaplan Higher Education Academy


Awarded by Northumbria University

Course introduction


The Bachelor of Science (Honours) Psychology (Clinical Psychology) (Top-up) is a direct Honours Degree, which consists of 11 modules and may be completed in a minimum of 18 months in Singapore. Classes are conducted on weekday evenings and weekends.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure


  • PY0547 Psychobiology, Cognition and Individual Differences
  • PY0548 Advanced Experimental Methods and Laboratory Experience
  • PY0546 Advanced Qualitative and Survey Methods and Laboratory Experience
  • PY0549 Social and Developmental Psychology and Psychopathology
  • PY0533 Eating Disorders
  • PY0536 Positive Psychology
  • PY0663 Psychology Project
  • PY0661 Neuropsychology and Cognitive Science
  • PY0662 Mental Health Difficulties and Therapeutic Approaches
  • PY0650 Alcoholism
  • PY0665 Mental Health Problems and Crime

Entry Requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements:
– Polytechnic Diploma
– Kaplan Diploma
– Other Private Diplomas or foreign qualifications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis
– In all cases, the final decision for admission to the programme rests with the University

English Requirement:
– IELTS 6.0 or equivalent
– Applicants are required to meet the University’s English language requirement (

Fees & Funding

Tuition Fees
The total fee covers university registration, lectures/tutorials/workshops and assessments such as assignments/tests/examinations/projects (where applicable), programme materials in digital format, Degree (if earned) and transcript.

  • Programme fee:
    • S$23,540.00 (11 modules) payable in 6 instalments
  • Receive S$400 referral bursary when you recommend your friend to join our Degree course. T&Cs apply.
Education Loan
Choice of flexible repayment schemes available to suit your needs.
  • Standard Repayment: Pay your monthly instalments (principal and interest) once your loan is disbursed.
  • Partial Repayment: Pay partial instalments for up to 3 years or till the end of your programme, whichever is earlier. Standard monthly instalments (principal and interest) will commence thereafter.
  • Interest Servicing: Pay only interest for up to 3 years or till the end of your programme, whichever is earlier. Standard monthly instalments (principal and interest) will commence thereafter.
Flexible repayment tenure of up to 8 years.
Please click here for more information on Maybank Education loan and here for OCBC Frank Education loan. T&Cs apply, subject to bank’s approval.

Non-Tuition Fees
Non-refundable application fees are as follows:
  • Application fee: S$181.90
All prices are inclusive of 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST). Please refer to the official price list for a detailed breakdown.

*Note: All fees are subject to change annually. The fees above have been updated and are accurate as of 1 November 2018. For more information about the programme, please contact our course consultant.