Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) in Psychology


Programme Overview:

This programme aims at providing a wide range of psychological knowledge and research skills, covering various aspects of human behaviours, mental processes and experiences. Students learn to explore and understand human behaviours and perceptions in a variety of situations. They are required to develop application and analytical skills in psychology to deal with real-life situations.

Duration and Offered In:

3 Years - KL N/311/6/0036

Career Prospects:
  • Research Institutions
  • Consultancies
  • Training & Development
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Management & Administrative
  • Education Institutions
Programme Outline:
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Industrial & Organisational Psychology
  • Introduction to Counselling
  • Lifespan Developmental Psychology
  • Counselling Skills and Methods
  • Leadership Skills
  • Social Psychology
  • Statistical Techniques for Psychology I
  • Theories of Personality
  • Health Psychology
  • Music and Our Life OR Introduction to Academic Writing OR Globalisation & Communication OR Socio-Cultural Communication
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Statistical Techniques for Psychology II
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Professional & Research Ethics in Psychology
  • Principles of Management in Psychology OR Organisation Behaviour
  • Psychology Project I
  • Testing and Measurement
  • Disorders of Childhood & Adolescence
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Cross Cultural Psychology
  • Psychology Project II
  • Motivation and Emotion
  • Positive Psychology OR Educational Psychology
  • Consumer Behaviour OR Conflict Management with Psychology
  • Public Speaking
  • Industrial Training

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

  • English Language, Tamadun Islam dan Asia, English for Communication, Contemporary Malaysian Issues, Hubungan Etnik, English for Humanities, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, Critical Thinking, Co-curricular

*Co-Curricular Courses can be taken in any semester of the study

Contact Us


FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE, ARTS AND HUMANITIES
TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
JALAN GENTING KELANG
SETAPAK
53300 KUALA LUMPUR

TELEPHONE: +603-41450123 / 41450100
Ext no. 3508, 3532
FAX: 603-41423166 / 018 925 1001
EMAIL : fsah@tarc.edu.my

OPENING HOURS
8.30am - 5.30pm (Monday - Friday)

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