American University Program Degree 2 Years

Why people do the things they do is an age-old question. Psychology is the study that aims to answer this question by studying the human mind and behaviour using careful observation, experimentation and analysis.

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Besides just being scientific, Psychologists also need to be creative in the way they apply scientific findings. They are innovators, evolving new approaches to meet the changing needs of people, organizations, and societies.

Our Psychology degree program exposes you to the tremendously varied field of Psychology. We equip you with the theoretical knowledge and practical training to conduct both basic and applied research, serve as consultants to communities and organizations and diagnose and treat people. You will gain insight into the human mind and their behavior, enabling you to explore the processes involved in normal and abnormal thoughts, feelings and actions. Major fields of study include:

  • Clinical Psychology
    This study focuses on assessing and treating mental, emotional and behavioural disorders.
  • Counselling Psychology
    Learn how to help people accommodate to change and deal with problems in their everyday lives using various techniques.
  • Development Psychology
    This study focuses on the physiological, cognitive and social development of human beings throughout their lives, and also developmental disabilities and their effects on the individual.
  • Educational Psychology
    This study involves learning the effective teaching and learning methods to influence a student’s motivation and classroom behaviour.
  • Experimental Psychology
    This study focuses on the behaviour processes of human beings and animals. Prominent areas of study include motivation, learning, attention, sensory and perceptual process, substance abuse and its effects, cognition, as well as genetic and neurological factors affecting human behaviour.
  • Forensic Psychology
    This study focuses on psychological principles applied to legal issues.
  • Industrial/Organisational Psychology
    This study focuses on principles and research methods applied to the work place to improve productivity and quality of work.
  • School Psychology
    This study involves classroom management strategies and skills, parenting skills, how to deal with substance abuse, students with disabilities and gifted students.
  • Social Psychology
    This study focuses on how a person’s mental life and behaviour is shaped by interaction with other people.
  • Sports Psychology
    This study will enable you to help athletes to focus on goals, motivation and dealing with the fear of failure in competition.

 Popular Universities for American University Program (Psychology)

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Indiana University of Pennsylvania Acadia University
Iowa State University Trent University
Michigan State University University of Lethbridge
University at Buffalo University of Manitoba
University of Central Arkansas  University of New Brunswick
University of Kansas  University of Saskatchewan
University of Missouri-Columbia University of Windsor
University of Missouri-Kansas City  University of Winnipeg
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
University of Oklahoma-Norman
University of Iowa
Wichita State University
Winona State University

Career Opportunities

  • Academic psychology
  • Research
  • Clinical psychology
  • Medicine and law employment
  • Educational counseling
  • Survey and research
  • Social work
  • Labor relations
  • Management and productivity improvement
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Welfare agencies
  • Health education institutions
  • Public statistical agencies
  • Business, sales service industries and administrative support
Programme Duration
1+3 or 2+2 years
Programme Structure
Freshman (Year 1) at INTI
You will be able to choose from a wide range of subjects in Business, Foreign Languages, English, Mathematics, Social Sciences, Humanities, Physical and Life Sciences as General Education Requirement (GER) subjects.

Sophomore (Year 2) at INTI
You will be able to choose subjects that are related to your desired major.

  • College Algebra
  • Concepts of Calculus
  • English Composition 1
  • English Composition 2
  • Essentials of Public Speaking
  • Fine Arts Electives
  • Fundamentals of Abnormal Psychology
  • General Psychology
  • Human Development / Development Psychology
  • Humanities Electives
  • Introduction to Computers & Information Processing
  • Introduction to Personality
  • Natural Science Electives
  • Perception & Cognition
  • Principles of Biology 1
  • Psychology of Personal Adjustment
  • Research Methods in Behavioral Sciences
  • Social Psychology
  • Social Sciences Electives
  • Statistical Methods
Campuses & Intakes

INTI International University

  • January
  • May
  • August

Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

Entry Level Entry Requirements
SPM / SPMV / O Level 5 credits
STPM / A Level 2 principal passes
Others Other equivalent qualifications as recognised by the government of Malaysia

Additional Entry Requirements Approved by INTI IU Senate

Entry Level Entry Requirements
A Level grade C required
UEC 5 subjects at grade B
International Baccalaureate Diploma with minimum score 24
Australian Year 12 / Matriculation minimum ATAR / UAI of 55
CPU 5 subjects with average of 55
IGCSE 5 credits

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INTI International University: Art: KPT/JPT(R/210/6/0012)07/2019 - A4605; Applied Science: KPT/JPT(R/545/6/0041)03/2020 - A4606
INTI International College Subang: Art: KPT/JPS (A5760) 09/2019; Applied Science: KPT/JPS (A5761) 09/2019
INTI International College Penang: Art: KPT/JPT(R2/210/6/0018)01/2021- A7300; Applied Science: KPT/JPT(R2/545/6/0064)01/2021- A7301

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