What Is Psychology?
Psychology is the scientific study of thought, emotion, and behaviour. Psychologists examine the various aspects of human experience, such as human emotions, thoughts, and actions.
They apply their understanding of people in a variety of professions, including clinical, counselling, educational, organisational, and academic settings.
What You Will Learn
PSY 01 Foundation Psychology
Foundation Psychology introduces the field of psychology as a scientific discipline concerned with the study of thought and human behaviour. How do people differ from one another? Does childhood development affect our adulthood? How does motivation play a part in reaching goals? Do we all think the same?
This module tries to answer these questions and many others. It explores topics on the history of psychology, human development, mind and brain, perception, learning and motivation, personality, emotional behaviours, personality and intelligence.
English language requirement
3 months, part time (Jan / Apr / Oct intake)
SGD 1,566 w/GST