Erican College

Diploma in Psychology

Fees (Malaysian students)
RM 27,040 RM 20,280 25% OFF *
Course Length
2.5 years
About the course

Diploma in Psychology programme is designed to equip students with a sound understanding of the social reality of environments in modern society. Students will be exposed to learning abstract fundamentals in the discipline of psychology as well as applied psychology. For those aspiring to pursue a professional career in this field, the career prospects are indeed broad. This programme will ensure that you get all the training you will need to be successful.

Why you should study this course?

  • You will gain a better understanding of the human mind and why people act the way they do.
  • You will be exposed to a variety of introductory studies into branches such as counselling, psychotherapy, cognitive psychology, psychological psychology, and many more.
  • Course modules are intercepted with experiential learning through various activities (e.g: visits to hospitals, orphanages, rehab centres).
  • You will be guided to think critically and develop your analytical skills in preparation for your future career.
  • You will be trained in different forms of counselling skills and techniques.

Career Opportunities

  • Career Counselor
  • School Psychologist
  • Forensic Psychologist
  • Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Sports Psychologist
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Advertising
  • Social Work
  • Labor Relations, Personnel & Training
Entry Requirements
  • Pass STPM with Grade C in 1 subject and pass in Mathematics and Science at SPM level OR
  • Pass SPM with minimum 3 credits in any subjects and pass in Mathematics and Science OR
  • Pass UEC with Grade B in 3 subjects and pass in Mathematics and Science OR
  • Other qualifications which is equivalent and recognized by the Malaysian Government
  • English 1
  • English 2
  • IT Applications
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introduction to Accounting
  • Introduction to Counselling
  • Counselling Skills
  • Social Psychology
  • Organisational Behavior
  • Organisational Psychology
  • Theories of Counselling
  • Life Span Development
  • Business Communication
  • Counseling Methods & Techniques
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Personality
  • Research Methods in Behavioural Science
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Integrated Marketing Communication
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Substance Abuse
  • Project Paper