1 Year  |  2 Semesters |  Academic Center RAK

Higher Certificate in Psychology is Level 4 qualification. It equips students with the knowledge and skills necessary to comprehend the models, tools, and techniques used in the fields of Psychology. The course is aligned with the National Occupational Standards for Psychology, and learners will be able to develop the competencies necessary to enter work in one of these fields.

This module will help students develop the attitudes, skills and abilities necessary to work in Psychologist context and an awareness and appreciation of different cultural values and prepare for further studies at Honors degree level.

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Programme Aims

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Build a coherent and sound foundation in Psychology enabling graduates to choose from a wide range of career options internationally within the Psychology disciplines

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Develop a wide range of intellectual and analytical abilities relevant to Psychology, including those of critical thinking and analytical decision making

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Develop and practice the transferable skills necessary for continual personal development and to respond positively to change during careers in Psychology.

Assessments |

Examination includes seen and unseen exam.
Coursework assignments (including problem solving activities, simulations, consultancy projects, individual and group reports, as well as more conventional written forms such as essays and other discursive assignments)
Course presentations
Reflective forms of assessment (e.g. portfolios, learner logs, and peer engagement)

Teaching Methods |

Learning and teaching situations such as lectures, tutorials and seminars, live and simulated case studies. It also includes independent and group activities (class and non-class based)
Students will also get a chance to have Guest Speakers and subject specialists.

A network of visiting speakers and mentors keep you in touch with developments in the tech/creative sectors, while a team of technical demonstrators reinforce the ‘skills training’ aspects of your learning.

Eligibility |

  • GCSE in English and Mathematics (Grade C or above) or equivalent.
  • Two or more subjects at GCE A-Level or equivalent.
  • Applications from mature students and those having qualifications other than GCE A-Levels are welcomed, and will be considered on an individual basis.
  • Applicants for whom English is not a first language will be expected to demonstrate a certified level of proficiency of at least IELTS (International English Language Testing System) 6 or above.

Progression |

Students completing the Higher Certificate in Psychology from either UKEB, PPA, or EduQual will be eligible to progress to the 2nd year of a BSc (HONS) in Psychology at Bath Spa University UK.

Fee |

Local students | AED 22,500 per year (after Scholarship).

International students | $ 8,810 per year.

For more information feel free to contact:

Mr. Saqib Shahzad Bhatti / Dr. Shaik Reshma, Program Leader for Higher Certificate in Psychology at saqib@bathspa.ae / reshma@bathspa.ae; to discuss eligibility, programs & other information.

Modules Overview |

  • Psychology Research Methods and Data Analysis

  • Introduction to Social and Developmental Psychology

  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Criminology

  • Individual Differences

  • Cognitive Psychology

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3 Years  |  6 Semesters |  @RAK Academic Center
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