Raffles Kuala Lumpur

Raffles KL


MQA (PA8127) | KPT (N/311/4/0088)
Awarded by Raffles College of Higher Education, Kuala Lumpur

Intakes: January / May / September
Duration: 2 years, Full-time


SPM / IGCSE / GCE O-Levels: 3 Credits; or
Senior Middle 3 (UEC): Grades BBB; or
International High School Equivalent

A pass in SPM / IGCSE / GCE O-Level English

IGCSE / GCE O-Levels: 3 Credits; or
International High School Equivalent


Specific Requirements: Pass in Mathematics and Science

Course Overview

The Diploma in Psychology aims to provide students with good fundamental of theoretical knowledge and practical application in Psychology. This programme is specifically designed to provide a multi-disciplinary introduction such as creative thinking, sceptical inquiry, problem solving, analytical, research skills through in and outside classroom exposure and opportunities in academic or professional contexts. The priority is also given to developing independent and lifelong learning.


• English 1
• Introduction to Psychology 1
• Human Growth and Developmental Psychology
• Psychology of Learning
• Emotion and Motivation
• English 2
• Introduction to Psychology 2
• Social Psychology
• Introduction to Counselling and Psychotherapy
• History of Psychology
• Neuroscience and Behavior
• Statistics for Psychology
• Consumer Behavior
• Family Dynamics
• Sensation and Perception
• Cognitive Psychology
• Industrial and Organizational Psychology
• Personality Psychology
• Abnormal Psychology
• Neuropsychology
• Research Design & Analysis
• Disorders of Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence
• Management and Organizational Behaviour
• Addictions and Interventions

MPU (MOHE Compulsory General Studies Modules)

U1: Pengajian Malaysia (Malaysian) U1: Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International)
U2: Creativity and Problem Solving
U3: Moral and Ethics in Malaysian Society


Diploma to Degree (Psychology) allows students to start their Diploma at Raffles Kuala Lumpur (RKL) with a guaranteed pathway to the degree offered at Raffles University Iskandar (RUI).

This is a direct pathway for RKL-Diploma in Psychology (2 years) with progression to RUI-Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) (2 years) with attractive tuition fees package.

For more information: ask@raffles.edu.my


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