Bachelor of Psychology - ODL

Course information

  • Category: Graduation
  • Eligibility: A pass in Pre University/ Higher Secondary Examination/ Second Year Foundation / Two year Diploma in Teacher Education / Three Year Diploma or an equivalent examination
  • Goal:
    The Bachelor of Psychology program provides a basic knowledge and skills required to understand the behavior of both individual and groups, which is necessary to influence the way educators, policy makers and the community surveyor work about mental health and the workings of the human mind. Students incorporate and integrate comprehensive education in basic areas, including development of understanding of social, cognitive, biological and abnormal psychology among individuals. The program teaches the associations between the brain and behavior, the processes that determine speech, create and keep memories or respond to stress. The Bachelor of Psychology programme curriculum focuses on developing an understanding of key theoretical concepts and on practicing skills associated with the areas of assessment and counseling. Practical application of the knowledge and skills will be demonstrated in projects reflected at both the personal and professional level.
  • Scope:
    Aims of Bachelor of Psychology Programme are:  To offer students a solid foundation of core psychological principles and expose them to a broad cross-section of topics within basic and applied psychology.  To help students develop research and communication skills, and attain strong background in psychology as a science.  To foster critical thinking amongst the students to address evolving issues related to education, work, health- care and everyday life.  To provide a solid foundation in modern psychology and diversity of skills to prepare the student for a wide range of careers concerning human behavior and experiences  To provide an understanding and capability to work independently for the management of human resource and personal development for other services.

Bachelor of Psychology - ODL

The Bachelor of Psychology program provides a basic knowledge and skills required to understand the behavior of both individual and groups, which is necessary to influence the way educators, policy makers and the community surveyor work about mental health and the workings of the human mind. Students incorporate and integrate comprehensive education in basic areas, including development of understanding of social, cognitive, biological and abnormal psychology among individuals. The program teaches the associations between the brain and behavior, the processes that determine speech, create and keep memories or respond to stress. The Bachelor of Psychology programme curriculum focuses on developing an understanding of key theoretical concepts and on practicing skills associated with the areas of assessment and counseling. Practical application of the knowledge and skills will be demonstrated in projects reflected at both the personal and professional level.

I YEAR

Subject Code Subject Marks Total Credit
BEL 1003 English I 40 100
BPSY 1123 Introduction to Psychology 40 100
BPSY 1133 Community & Mental Health 40 100
BPSY 1143 Biological Basis of Behavior 40 100
MPU 3113/ MPU 3163 Islamic Civilization and Asian Civilization (TITAS)/ Malay Communication 3 40 100
MPU 3123/ MPU 3173 Ethnic relations/ Malaysian Studies 40 100
BPSY 1223 Educational Psychology 40 100
BPSY 1243 Personality and Psychopathology 40 100
BPSY 1253 Psychological Statistics 40 100
BEL 2003 English 2 40 100
BPSY 1233 Environmental Psychology 40 100
BTC 243 Introduction to Computer 40 100
BPSY 1323 Motivation & Emotion 40 100
BPSY 1323 Study Skills 40 100

II YEAR

Subject Code Subject Marks Total Credit
BPSY 3323 Abnormal Psychology 40 100
BPSY 2113 Developmental Psychology 40 100
MPU 3232 Leadership Skills And Human Relations 40 100
BPSY 2133 Child and Adolescent Psychology 40 100
BPSY 2143 Research Methods 40 100
BPSY 2213 Social Psychology 40 100
BPSY 2223 Health & Psychology 40 100
MPU 3342 Government And Public Policy Malaysia 40 100
BPSY 2253 Psychological Sensation & Perception 40 100
BPSY 2313 Psychological Assessment 40 100
BPSY 2323 Behavioral Psychology 40 100
BPSY 2333 Communication Skill 40 100
BPSY 3113 Guidance & Counseling I 40 100
BPSY 3123 Basic Psychological Processes I 40 100

III YEAR

Subject Code Subject Marks Total Credit
BPSY 3133 Industrial-Organizational Psychology 40 100
MPU 3452 Community service 40 100
BPSY 3153 Learning Disabilities 40 100
BPSY 3243 Public Speaking 40 100
BPSY 3253 Basic Psychological Process II 40 100
BPSY 3213 Behavioral Organization 40 100
BPSY 3223 Group Therapy and Family Counseling 40 100
BPSY 3233 Guidance and Counseling II 40 100
BPSY 3313 History of Psychology 40 100
BPSY 3333 Theories of Psychology 40 100
BPSY 3326 Research Project 40 100
BPSY 3336 Industrial Training 40 100