Bachelor of Psychology with Honours (MQA/A9361)

Programme Synopsis

Bachelor of Psychology with Honours is an open and distance learning programme with the aim of helping learners have a better understanding of human behaviour. The programme covers a wide range of topics including introduction to psychology, social psychology, developmental psychology, personality theories, health psychology, behaviour, motivation, and organisational and cognitive psychology.

This programme will ensure that students have a better future in career advancement. If you work in an organisation related to human resources, personal development, training, counseling, social work, market research, advertising, sales or any job which needs a lot of interaction, this course is definitely for you.

Career Prospects

Graduates can expect to be employed in an organisation that deals with human resource and skills, personal development and counseling services.

Normal Entry

Passed SPM/SPMV/MCE or equivalent with credits in Mathematics and Science and passed English Language; AND
Passed STPM/HSC or equivalent with at least 2 principals (CGPA 2.00); OR
Passed a recognized Diploma in related field; OR
Passed a recognized Matriculation certficate; OR
Passed a Polytechnic certificate in related field; OR
Lower qualifications approved by Senate with at least 5 years related working experience.

OR

APEL Admission

More than 21 years of age on 1 January in the year of application; AND
Relevant work experience / prior experiential learning; AND
Pass the APEL Assessment (Aptitude Test & Portfolio) conducted by OUM

* Registration Fee and Matric Card included into 1st semester

  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5
Sem 1 RM1602 RM1602 RM1602 RM1602 RM1602
Sem 2 RM1602 RM1602 RM1602 RM1602 -
Sem 3 RM1602 RM1602 RM1602 RM2136 -
Total       RM21,360



Discount for Physically Disabled and Senior Citizens

This discount is applicable to:

  • Those who are at the age of
  • 60 - 74 years on the registration date – 75%
  • 75 years and above on the registration date – 100 %,
    Administration fee will be charged (RM350 for Undergraduate & RM500 for Postgraduate)
  • Physically disabled learners or “Orang Kelainan Upaya” (OKU) – 75%


Note

  • Minimum Payment: RM400 for both Diploma and Degree Programmes
  • Financial Options: PTPTN, EPF (account 2), Study Loan from commercial banks, Easy and Flexible Installment Scheme (0% interest), HRDF Fund
  • Payment Modes: Internet Banking, Credit Card, Debit Card, Postal/Money Order.
  • The total fees quoted are based on the minimum expected period to successfully complete the programme.
  • Examination fees vary and subject to change based on its format.
  • The University reserves the right to revise the fees without prior notice.
  • Repeat candidate (regardless the status) will have to pay 100% fee per credit

MPU Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia 3
Hubungan Etnik 3
Entrepreneurship 3
Health & Wellness 3

      Note: * Module is prepared in Bahasa Malaysia.

University Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Learning Skills for Open Distance Learners 3
English for Written Communications 3
English for Oral Communications 3
English for Workplace Communications 3
Professional Ethics 3

Basic Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Principles of Management 3
Introduction to Communication 3
Basic Concepts of Information Technology 3
Thinking Skills & Problem Solving 3

Core Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Introduction to Social Sciences 3
Introduction to Psychology 3
History & Philosophy of Psychology 3
Introduction to Health Psychology 3
Introduction to Guidance & Counselling 3
Introduction to Clinical Psychology 3
Psychological Tests & Measurement 3
Abnormal Psychology 3
Ethics in Psychology 3
Dynamics of Adjustment 3
Principles of Behaviour Modification 3
Social Psychology 3
Cross Cultural Psychology 3
Entrepreneurial & Productivity Psychology 3
Industrial and Organisational Psychology 3
Cognitive Psychology 3
Motivation 3
Perception and Emotion 3
Psychology of Learning 3
Child Psychology 3
Adolescent Psychology 3
Psychology of Adult and Old Age 3
Personality 3
Project Paper 6

Elective Courses

Subject Name Credit Hours
Elementary Statistic 3
Research Methodology 3

  Name: Dr Wong Huey Siew
Tel (Office): 603 2773 2274
Tel (Mobile): 6012 276 6750
Email: wonghueysiew@oum.edu.my