Graduate Diploma of Psychology

Provided by TMC Academy


Awarded by TMC Academy

Course introduction


The Graduate Diploma of Psychology programme is suitable for those who wish to obtain a graduate qualification in psychology after having completed an undergraduate degree in any other discipline. The course of study provides students with comprehensive theoretical background and relevant skills to understand mental processes and human behaviour.

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

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

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 Graduate Diploma in Psychology from TMC Academy.

Area of Studies

Core Modules:
- Industrial and Organisational Psychology
- Introduction to Counselling
- Survey Design for Psychological Research
- Abnormal Psychology
- Biological Psychology
- Cognitive Psychology
- Developmental Psychology
- Individual Differences and Psychological Measurements
- Experimental Design and Statistics
- Social Psychology

Entry Requirements

17 years old

Academic Qualification
A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline

English Proficiency
Any of the following:
- GCE ‘O’ English: C6
- Completed a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent where medium of instruction is English

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Intake Period
January / March / May / July / September / October

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.

Fees & Funding

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