Kaplan Higher Education Academy

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Communication & Media Studies (Double Major), Murdoch University (Part time)

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The programme may be completed in a minimum of 24 months. Students have the option to enroll in either single or double majors.

Professional Recognition

The programme is fully accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) and recognised by the Australian Psychological Society (APS).

Ranked in the World’s Top 2% of Higher Education Institutions (Times Higher Education World University Rankings for 2012/2013)

Core Units


PSY141 Introduction to Psychological Science
PSY171 Introduction to Applications of Psychology
PSY173 Introduction to Psychology Research Methods
PSY247 Psychology: Human Development
PSY248 Psychology: Social Bases of Behaviour
PSY212 Psychology: Measurement, Design and Analysis
PSY213 Psychology: Abnormal Behavior
PSY353 Psychology: Cognitive Processes
PSY351 Psychology: Biological Bases of Behavior
PSY311 Psychology: Advanced Quantitative Research Methods


Communication and Media Studies

MCC236 Media Audiences and the Public
MCC248 Screen Texts
MCC333 Documentary
MCC315 New Media Technologies
MCC337 Cultural and Media Policy
MCC314 Media and Globalisation


Tuition Fees

The tuition fee covers university registration, study guides, textbooks, intensive seminars and workshops, assignments, examination (if applicable), projects, degree (if earned) and transcript.

Programme fee:

Single major :  SGD 23,754.00 (12 units) / Double major : SGD 30,174.00 (16 units)


Additional Entry Requirements:

  • Applicants admitted to the Bachelor of Arts programme may be required to undertake additional units in order to fulfill the required credit points. The final decision rests with Murdoch University.
  • GCE ‘A’ Level applicants are required to undertake Kaplan diploma units and foundation unit (FDN107).
  • Applicants are required to meet Murdoch University English language requirement.

Entry Requirements

  • Polytechnic Diploma
  • Advanced Diploma
  • Kaplan Diploma
  • Private Diploma will be assessed on a case-by-case basis
  • ACCA
  • GCE ‘A’ Level

Delivery methods

  • Combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops.

Assesment Methods

  • Combination of class participation, written assignments, project or examinations.

Graduation and Degree

  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Communication & Media Studies (Double Major)

Commencement date


Full/part time

Part Time

Length of course

24 Months

Course Price

$ 30,174.00

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