Diploma in Psychology

Course ID
(N/311/4/0128) (12/26) (MQA/PA15092)
SEGi College Penang
Level of Study
Awarding Institution
SEGi College

Psychology is a popular and vibrant area of study that focuses on understanding people – our human condition, behaviours and experiences. It is about using that understanding to try to predict and influence behaviour and experiences. The programme covers the fundamentals in the diverse discipline of Psychology and prepares students with knowledge and skills for a wide range of careers.

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Entry requirements

SPM / O-Level or equivalent with 3 credits
UEC with 3 credits
Related SKM Level 3
Related Certificate or equivalent

Additional Requirements

Pass in Maths, Science and English at SPM / O-Level or equivalent

Programme structure and modules

Year 1

Applied Digital Skills
General Psychology
Orientation to Psychology
General Language Training
Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 (International students)
Malaysia Studies 2 (Local students)
Inclusion in Early Childhood
Lifespan Development
Human Resource Management
Growth Mindset / Bahasa Kebangsaan A*
Motivation, Emotions and Learning
Social Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
Introduction to Marketing

Year 2

Positive Psychology
Basic Statistics
Introduction to Criminology
Behaviour and the Brain
Industrial Revolution 4.0 in Malaysia
Educational Psychology
Introduction to Research Methods in Psychology
Abnormal Psychology
Issue and Ethics in the Helping Profession
Co-curriculum Management
Principles of Counselling
Health Psychology
Industrial and Organisational Psychology

Year 3


Financial Aid / Funding

SEGi Monthly Installment
Low Initial Payment

Career opportunities

Pursue career options as a psychologist or consultant in rehabilitation centers or in the area of social service. Alternatively, you can pursue employment in the fields of education & training, consultancy, sales and marketing, human resource and marketing research.

Intakes & Orientation Dates

Full Time Mode Intakes
23/01/2024 24/06/2024 19/09/2024 
Orientation Dates
22/01/2024 20/06/2024 18/09/2024
Weekend Mode Intakes
03/02/2024 29/06/2024 28/09/2024
Orientation Dates
27/01/2024 22/06/2024 21/09/2024