Raffles Kuala Lumpur

Raffles KL

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.

Diploma in Psychology

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

Intakes: January / May / September
Duration: 24 months, Full-time
Entry Requirements: 3 SPM / 3 ‘O’ Level Credits or the International High School Equivalent
(for SPM – a Pass in Bahasa Malaysia and Sejarah are required)
English Requirement: IELTS 5.5 or GCE ‘O’ Level C6 Equivalent

Course Modules


• English 1
• Introduction to Psychology 1
• Human Growth and Developmental Psychology
• Psychology of Learning
• Emotion and Motivation
• U1: Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International)
• U1: Pengajian Malaysia (Malaysian)
• 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
• U2: Creativity and Problem Solving / Entrepreneurship
• Abnormal Psychology
• Neuropsychology
• Research Design & Analysis
• Disorders of Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence
• U3: Moral and Ethics in Malaysian Society
• Management and Organizational Behaviour
• Addictions and Interventions
• U4 : Co-Curricular

Call us at +6 03 2164 1059 and have a chat with our Education Consultant to know more about this course or click here to send in an enquiry form.


Fashion Design | Fashion Marketing & Management | Jewellery Design | Interior Design | Multimedia Design
Visual Communication | Psychology | Business Studies | Certificate in Design

Copyright 2017. Managed by: Raffles College of Higher Education (Company No. 236929-K) 62 Jalan Damai, off Jalan Ampang, 55000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 
tel: +603-2164 1059 / fax: +603 2161 1063 / e-mail: enquiries@raffles.edu.my