Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) in Psychology




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
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 perception in a variety of situations. They are required to develop application and analytical skills in psychology to deal with real-life situations.
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
Students who opted for Dual Award will receive two separate awards, one from TAR UC and the other from Sheffield Hallam University upon graduation.
Career Prospects
Research Institutions
Training and Development
Sales and Marketing
Management and Administrative
Education Institutions


Which department am I in? Faculty of Social Science, Arts and Humanities

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

All applicants must have Secondary School Graduation Certificate/High School Diploma with minimum point 7.0 and above in 5 relevant subjects. Other English Language Requirements accepted: TOEFL (Paper-based) with 550; TOEFL (Computer-based) with 213; GCE O Level English Language/ Literature in English with Grade B.

Entry Requirement For International Student

Students should have completed an A level with minimum two good passes or other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.
English Language requirements
They also have
TOEFL (Paper-based): 550
PTE Academic: 51 or
Any other qualification which is of equivalent level as determined by the senate of TAR UC.

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by this university
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College offers below pathways courses for this subject Diploma in Social Science (Counselling)
Cambridge GCE A Level (Science)
Cambridge GCE A Level (Arts)

Full Time (3 years)

RM13,200.00 (US$ 3,120) per year

21 May 2018

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College Kuala Lumpur Campus, Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak, KUALA LUMPUR, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, 53300, Malaysia