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Murdoch University

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Single Major)

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  • Topic: Why Murdoch University Psychology programme? Talk to Ms Siti Johari for advice today!
  • Guest Speaker: Siti Johari - Programme Specialist
  • Date: 19 December 2017, Tuesday, 07:00 PM
  • Venue: 8 Wilkie Road #02-01 Kaplan City Campus @ Wilkie Edge (Beside Peace Centre, nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut)

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  • Topic: Why Murdoch University Psychology programme? Talk to Ms Siti Johari for advice today!
  • Guest Speaker: Siti Johari - Programme Specialist
  • Date: 19 December 2017, Tuesday, 07:00 PM
  • Venue: 8 Wilkie Road #02-01 Kaplan City Campus @ Wilkie Edge (Beside Peace Centre, nearest MRT: Dhoby Ghaut)

Students have the option to enrol in either single or double majors.

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION
Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC)
Australian Psychological Society (APS)

CORE  UNITS

Psychology
PSY141 Introduction to Psychological Science
PSY173 Introduction to Psychological Research Methods
PSY101 Introduction to Cultural Psychology
PSY388 Psychology: Abnormal Behaviour
PSY294 Psychology: Cognitive Processes
PSY392 Psychology: Family Relations and Social Development
PSY286 Psychology: Human Development
PSY391 Psychology: Individual Differences and Performance
PSY287 Psychology: Self and Society
PSY285 Psychology: Social Bases of Behaviour
PSY393 Psychology: The Developing Mind
PSY251 Psychology: Biological Bases of Behaviour

Students are required to complete the following common units:
BSC201 Psychology: Measurement, Design and Analysis
BSC302 Advanced Quantitative Research Methods
BRD209 Creativity and Innovation
BRD251 Wellbeing

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Students with Polytechnic Diplomas, Kaplan Diplomas or Murdoch University-recognised Private Diplomas will be given exemptions and gain entry to Year 2 of the programme. They can complete the course in 16 months instead of 28 months.

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Single Major) accepts a wide range of qualifications with advanced standing:

These include:

  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  •  Kaplan Diploma
  •  Private Diploma will be assessed on a case-by-case basis
  •  ACCA

Applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Business programme may be required to undertake bridging units to fulfil the required prerequisite knowledge. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.

Successful completion of a recognised approved Diploma qualification of higher, where the language of instruction was English.

English requirement for International students:

Delivery Method

Students will attend a combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in this programme. Students have the flexibility to plan their study schedule. Classes are conducted on weekday evenings or weekends to suit the busy schedules of students enrolled in this programme. Each unit is supported with 24 contact hours. The Dean from Murdoch University is based in Singapore to oversee all academic aspects and ensure a high standard of academic delivery here.

Assessment Methods

Each unit is assessed by any combination of class participation, written assignments, project or examinations. Assessment methods may vary according to individual unit requirements.

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Single Major) from Murdoch University. The degree will be the same as that awarded to on-campus graduates in Australia.

Tuition Fees

The tuition fee covers university registration, study guides, intensive seminars and workshops, assignments, examination (if applicable), projects, degree (if earned) and transcript.

 

For Singaporean/PR

  • Programme fee:
    • S$25936.80 (Single Major*) payable in 4 instalments
  • Receive S$300 referral bursary when you recommend your friend to join our degree programme. T&Cs apply.

*Single major refers to Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.

 

Education Loan

Education loans are available, subject to meeting the bank's loan requirements. Please click here for more information.

Amex 0% interest on instalment payment effective 1st June 2017 (for instalments ranging 6 - 24 months)

 

Non-tuition Fees

Non-refundable application fees are as follows:

 

For Singaporean/PR

  • 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 7 October 2016. For more information about the programme, please contact our course consultant.

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