higher international diploma in Psychology Program

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Psychology Program

Higher International diploma in  psychology program from ASTI forms the foundation of life skills education for the promotion of mental well-being, and healthy interaction and behavior. This program helps the students to understand the process of knowledge building in psychology and to familiarize students with the methods in psychology.

The Professional qualification in psychology aspires to learn the scientific principles of behavior and mental processes, to make significant contributions to the science and practice of psychology, and to produce professionals who serve the local, national, and global communities. Our faculty and students are expected to be competent and ethical professionals committed to the science of psychology and its application to real-world situations.

Higher International Diploma In Psychology Overview

Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and experiences. It has a wide range of applications from industry to commerce, education, health, and social services. Our educational qualification system enables students to explore their interests in this exciting and important field of study. Students acquire the ability to translate knowledge, attitudes, and values into actual abilities ie., what to do and how to do it.

The psychology program is designed for understanding theoretical concepts through experiments. It also Develops the skills of observation and scientific reporting in psychology. This in turn helps to get the basic knowledge about systems and processes like memory and cognition.

Aims & Objectives Of Psychology Program

Higher international diploma in  psychology program aims at enabling the students to acquire the necessary theoretical inputs and practical skills for effective functioning in the field of applied psychology. The course tries to set the stage for the program and helps the student to conceptualize the program in a metacognitive manner. And also ensure the hands-on experience of each student in training and in his/her area of specialization.

The objective of this program is to make the students understand the foundations and methods of Psychology and analyze the Psychological processes underlying human behavior. This course helps them to acquire skills in the assessment of human behavior to know about maladaptive behavior and intervention.

Mode of Study

On Campus / Online / Blended

24 Months

Assignment based assessment
No Exams Involved

Classes Type

Regular & Fastrack

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Psychology Program Specification

This program is designed to provide learners with a comprehensive understanding of Psychological principles & processes including biological, clinical, cognitive, and Educational psychology. It develops the learner’s abilities to identify a problem in psychology, examine available evidence, analyze assumptions, and apply research methodologies to solve the problem.

Qualification Title Higher International Diploma In Psychology
Qualification Level UK Level 5
Accreditation status Accredited
Credit Equivalence 240 Credits
Recognition Globally Recognized
Unit Code Unit Title Credits
SU001 Project 30 Credits
Application For National Students

1. Counseling
Students should submit a request with these links and one of our admissions officers will contact you for counseling.
2. Campus Tour
After counseling, learners will be invited to ASTI for a campus tour so that students can experience the different labs, classrooms, library, auditorium, and more.
3. Application
Learners need to fill out the application form with these links which will be shared with you by the admission officer.
4. Registration
After filling out the application form, learners need to pay the registration fee to block their seats.
5. Offer Letter
Once the registration is done, ASTI will issue an offer letter and the student ID card.
6. Enrollment
Congratulations! Once an Offer Letter has been received, Learners can enroll and start learning from ASTI.

Application For International Students

1. E-Counseling
Learners should submit a request with these links and one of our admissions officers will contact you to provide E-Counseling and address all your queries.
2. Application
Learners need to fill out the application form which will be shared with you by the admission officer.
3. Offer Letter
An offer letter will be issued from ASTI once the information provided in the application form has been verified.
4. Interview
An interview will be conducted with learners to discuss in brief the process, fee structure, and program you’re enrolling in.
5. Fee Payment
After the interview, learners need to pay the fee in order to continue with the registration process. Payment details will be shared with you by our admission officers. Register a safe payment of fees using a credit or debit card, or choose any other method of payment available.
6. Visa Application
Once the payment is received, ASTI will send a visa application form which learners need to fill out to proceed with visa processing.
7. Enrollment
A visa copy will be shared with learners and learners can enroll and start learning from ASTI.
Our customer service is available to you throughout the whole process. And start planning to study for your certified international higher diploma at Dubai’s leading technical academy ASTI!

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Level 5 Higher international diploma ASTI uae

  • Students/Learners with Age 18 & Above.
  •   Highschool qualifications (O Level  / A levels/ 12th)
  •   English Language Proficiency .
  •   Also refer to the RPL guide to know more about exemptions (for working professionals only).
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Psychology Program Career Pathways

A Higher International diploma in psychology can function as a valuable starting point for a number of career paths. These career paths may or may not be in the field of psychology; the skills acquired from a diploma in psychology can be applied to a wide range of promising fields.

Career Counselor

As a career counselor, your goal is to help career-oriented students and job seekers discover their potential. Working as a career counselor you’ll assist people to perform self-assessments, find careers, make career changes, or be in vocational rehabilitation. Not only is being a career counselor fulfilling, but psychology graduates are also uniquely qualified to help individuals in the career discovery process – since much of career discovery involves self-discovery.

Case Manager

Case managers also referred to as social and human service assistants, provide advice and counseling to people in difficult situations. They help develop treatment and recovery plans, identify service providers, monitor client progress, and coordinate with other health and human service providers.

Laboratory Assistant

Pursuing a career as a laboratory assistant is a great way to put a bachelor’s degree in psychology to good use. Laboratory assistants are heavily involved in research and experimental psychology, two subjects covered in my undergraduate psychology programs. Psychology lab assistants often work in government agencies, university psychology programs, and private sector business that studies human behavior.

How Are Classes conducted?

Lectures are conducted live. For students who requested virtual classes conducted via online classes.

What Kind Of Certificate will I receive at the end of the program?

Students will receive UK qualified & UAE Government recognized KHDA-approved certificate.

Is this program approved by KHDA?

Yes, All our programs approved by KHDA.

How will I be assessed? Will there be any exams?

For each module, you’ll have regular assessments to help you keep on track. There will be no exams.

I don’t have a background in Psychology, am I eligible for the course?

Yes, you are. Whether you already work in the industry and want to take your career forward, or you’re looking for a change in direction, you’re eligible to study higher international diploma in psychology program in UAE  from ASTI.

How do I pay for the course?

You’ll be able to pay your fees over the duration of your course or in installments. ASTI offers an early payment discount* to students paying their annual tuition fee in full at the start of their course.

If I’m interested in pursuing a career in psychology. How should I begin?

Psychology offers many exciting opportunities for a rewarding career. Whether you study psychology in high school, as an undergraduate, or pursue a diploma in psychology, you will be gaining important skills that will be an asset in whatever career you choose.
Students of psychology have an opportunity to develop research and writing skills that will serve them well in any profession. Moreover, it is through the study of psychology that many students sharpen their problem-solving skills and develop a higher level of thinking ability when it comes to analyzing, synthesizing, and evaluating information.

What’s the difference between Counseling Psychology and Clinical Psychology?

Counseling psychology as a psychological specialty facilitates personal and interpersonal functioning across the life span with a focus on emotional, social, vocational, education, health-related, developmental, and organizational concerns. Counseling psychology is unique in its attention both to normal developmental issues and to problems associated with physical, emotional, and mental disorders.
Whereas clinical psychology training emphasizes working with more severe mental disorders. Clinical psychologists are commonly employed in in-patient facilities.

What kinds of careers do majoring in psychology prepare you for at ASTI?

Psychology is relevant to a wider variety of interesting careers than just about any discipline one can think of. It can help you in any career in which you have anything to do with people. Any career in which you want to understand or predict people and their behavior. Any career in which you might want to lead, persuade, teach, change, heal, sell to, buy from, work with, attract, learn from, or inspire others. Studying diploma in psychology from ASTI lets move into successful careers in, for example, business, law, medicine, public health, education, criminal justice, marketing, advertising, wellness, negotiation, human resources, sports, journalism, etc.

Why study Psychology Program?

A qualification in psychology opens up many opportunities to have a positive effect on someone’s life.
Develop domain-specific knowledge
Pursuing a Psychology program allows you to gain insight into the mind, brain, and human behavior. This knowledge will help you to develop an extensive understanding of various specialized domains of psychology.
Understand yourself
As you progress in your career and perhaps move into a management or senior role, you’ll often be expected to make difficult decisions and work in high-pressure environments. The way that you react in these situations is key to the success of your career. Having an understanding of your own personality and an insight into your own behavior can give you a unique perspective on a workplace project or role.

Why choose ASTI For studying a higher international diploma in Psychology?

ASTI help its student to get a UK qualification in Psychology to understand the people around them, Cultivate the ability to research, Sharpen their critical thinking and enhance their employability. studying subjects such as emotion, language, and body language can help you improve your interpersonal communication skills and also improve your employability.
A qualification in Psychology doesn’t limit you to a career in Psychology either – a qualification in this versatile subject can lead to many rewarding and exciting careers!

What are the benefits of studying higher international diploma in  Psychology?

• Learn more about yourself and others
• Gain valuable research and analytical skills.
• Become better communicators
• Learn how to resolve conflict
• well-prepped for countless careers
• Gain a better social life

What are the career options for the Psychology program?

A psychology qualification is a great starting point for a career in both science and the arts, as it equips you with a range of skills and opens up opportunities with a range of employers
• Clinical psychologist
• Counseling psychologist
• Education of mental health practitioner
• Educational psychologist
• Forensic psychologist
• Further education teacher
• Health psychologist
• High-intensity therapist
• Occupational psychologist
• Psychological well-being practitioner
• Sport and exercise psychologist