心理學高等證書 (CEF) - 香港大學專業進修學院: Psychology & Counselling, Social Work & Sociology課程
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Advanced Certificate in Psychology
心理學高等證書

CEF Reimbursable Course

CEF Reimbursable Course

Course Code
CS004A
Application Code
1780-CS004A

Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
07 Apr 2020 (Tue)
Duration
1 year to 3 years
Language
English

The Advanced Certificate in Psychology is a part-time study programme primarily designed for those who are interested to acquire foundation knowledge in some key areas of psychology, including social psychology, developmental psychology, abnormal psychology, organizational behavior and personality psychology. The modules will provide students with a general understanding of the discipline and better prepare them for advanced studies in psychology and other related disciplines.

It also caters to practitioners in various fields such as education, business, human resources, nursing, and public services etc. who are seeking to enhance personal and/or professional development. For degree holders in a discipline other than psychology, the Advanced Certificate programme will provide a good understanding of the discipline and better prepare them for studies at a more advanced level.

Curriculum

Modules

Lecture hours

Abnormal Psychology 異常心理學

24

Developmental Psychology 發展心理學

24

Introduction to Psychology 心理學導論

36

Organizational Behavior 組織行為學

24

Personality Psychology 性格心理學

24

Social Psychology 社會心理學

24

Note: 3-12 hours of tutorial sessions will be added to the lecture hours of the above modules.

              Applicants should be able to read & write in both English and Chinese.

 

Assessment

In general, modules will be assessed by coursework and written examination with the minimum attendance requirement of 75%.

Based on personal merits and academic background, holders of the Advanced Certificate in Psychology may be eligible to apply for further studies in psychology.

Application Code 1780-CS004A -

Days / Time
  • Tuesday, 6:45pm - 9:45pm
  • Thursday, 6:45pm - 9:45pm
  • Saturday, 2:00pm - 6:00pm

There are 6 modules in this programme:

  1. Abnormal Psychology
  2. Developmental Psychology
  3. Introduction to Psychology
  4. Organizational Behavior
  5. Personality Psychology
  6. Social Psychology

Classes will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings (normally 6:45p.m. - 9:45p.m.; occasionally, tutorial classes will be held from 6:00p.m. to 10:00p.m.) and Saturday afternoons (normally 2:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.).

Applicants are expected to be holders of:

1) a recognized Bachelor's Degree in any discipline, or

2) an Associate Degree, Higher Diploma, Advanced Diploma or an equivalent sub-degree award.

*All applicants are subject to screening and final approval by the programme team.

Application Fee

HK$150 (non-refundable)

Course Fee
  • HK$15500 (to be paid in 1 instalment)
  • The CEF Institution Code of HKU SPACE is 100
CEF Courses
Advanced Certificate in Psychology
心理學高等證書
COURSE CODE 44K106098 FEES $15,500 ENQUIRY 2975-5657
Continuing Education Fund Continuing Education Fund
This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund.

Advanced Certificate in Psychology

  • This course is recognised under the Qualifications Framework (QF Level [4])

Application Form Download Application Form

Enrolment Method

Applicants should submit: i) a completed application form*, ii) copies of academic certificates, iii) a copy of HKID card or passport^, and iv) an application fee of HK$150 by crossed cheque (payable to “HKU SPACE”) to the following address:

 

Ms. Nicole Chan

HKU SPACE, Unit 1109, 11/F, Fortress Tower,

250 King’s Road, North Point, H.K.

           (Remarks: Application for the Advanced Certificate in Psychology)

 

* Application forms can be obtained from any HKU SPACE Learning Centres or download from http://hkuspace.hku.hk/assets/files/SF26.pdf

^ Applicants will be asked to present their HKID cards or passports for verification if applying in person at one of the HKU SPACE enrolment counters, or to attach a copy of their HKID cards or passports if applying by post.