The Master of Social Sciences in Psychology from Hong Kong Shue Yan University will also serve as the first step for those who intend to pursue Master's level education or above in the field of psychology in Hong Kong or overseas (e.g. Counselling Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Educational Psychology, Industrial-Organizational Psychology, etc.)
The programme is designed to give students sufficient grounding in the core areas of psychology to qualify them:
- to apply for student affiliate or graduate membership of the Hong Kong Psychological Society, the American Psychological Association, the British Psychological Society, and other professional associations of comparable standing;
- to gain direct entry into any career potentially open to Psychology graduates in both the private and the public sectors; and
- to apply for postgraduate training in all recognized areas in psychology, and in particular, in one of the four areas of applied professional psychology (i.e. Clinical Psychology, Counselling Psychology, Educational Psychology, and Industrial and Organizational Psychology) in an accredited university.
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- Research Methods and Statistics
- Lifespan Developmental Psychology
- Personality and Individual Differences
- Social Psychology
- Biological Bases of Behaviour
- Cognitive Psychology
- Contemporary Issues in Psychology
- A completed application package shall consist of the following documents:
- Application form (pdf version / doc version)
- A Photocopy of HKID Card/Passport
- Photocopies of degree certificates
- Official transcripts from post-secondary institutions/universities attended
- (Transcript Request Form (pdf version / doc version)
- A photocopy of each professional qualification obtained as stated on the application form
International258 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 258 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National258 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 258 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
$72,000 ($2,000 per credit)
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Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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