Associate Degree in Psychology

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INTRODUCTION

The Cyryx College Associate Degree of Psychology provides students with the key knowledge and competencies required to expedite careers is a wide variety of areas. Psychology is the study of people: who we are, how we think and feel, and why we do what we do. In addition, this programme will provide the basis for further development of the student into specialist areas in the field of psychology. Students gain new perspectives on social awareness and responsibility, civic engagement, cross-cultural competence, and evidence-based decision-making that can help them go further and make a difference in the lives of others.

COURSE AT A GLANCE

School of Humanities and Education
Duration: 2 Year
Course Fee Details

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OUTCOMES

Potential Careers

  • Youth Advisor
  • Child Care Worker
  • Case technician
  • Rehabilitation assistant
  • Human Resource Assistant
  • Public Relation Manager
  • Organisational Psychology Assistant

COURSE AT A GLANCE

School of Humanities and Education
Duration: 2 Year
Course Fee Details

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MODULES

YEAR 1

• Introduction to Psychology
• Biopsychology
• Developmental Psychology
• Human Personality
• Memory, Sensation and Perception
• Cognitive Psychology
• Health Psychology
• Leadership and Life Skills
• Social Psychology
• Industrial / Organizational Psychology

YEAR 2

• Abnormal Psychology
• Child and Adolescent Psychopathology
• Introduction to Experimental Psychology
• Experimental Psychology – Practical
• Counselling Theories and Techniques
• Ethics in Psychology
• Counselling Skills
• Substance Abuse and Addiction Counselling
• Forensic Psychology
• Educational Psychology

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of A’ Level- (2 passes Above ‘E’/ if Dhivehi and Islam Above ‘C’) OR
  • Attainment of Level 4 qualification in a related field OR
  • Attainment of a Level 4 Foundation Study Program approved for the specific Diploma program OR

Experience Pathway:

  • Completion of a Level 4 qualification (unrelated), and successful completion of Cyryx College approved University Preparation Program* OR 
  • 20 years old, completion of secondary school, 2 years of a relevant work experience, and successful completion of CXyryx College approved University Preparation Program