The Certificate in Applied Psychology programme provides a basic understanding of the principles of psychology and its uses in improving people management skills. You will be introduced to various fields of psychological discipline and gain practical knowledge in the application of these theories in everyday life. This is a useful course for those who wish to learn more about human behaviour and gain basic knowledge in other fields of psychology.

This programme is designed for enrichment purposes only. It does not have a direct vocational outcome. Students who complete this programme are not qualified to function as psychologists and cannot market themselves as mental health professionals.

tered counsellor in Singapore.

Entry Requirements

  • 16 years and above
  • High School English Level
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Course Outline

    • Introduction to Social Psychology
      • The power of situation
      • Schemas and Stereotypes
      • Self-evaluation
    • Understanding others
      • Attribution error
      • Prejudice
      • Discrimination
      • Cognitive Dissonance theory
      • Self perception theory
    • Motivation and Performance
      • Increase motivation
      • Perfectionism
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18 Hours
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Method of Delivery

This is a lecture-based course in which different topics/issues related to social psychology will be presented and discussed in class. There are no pre-requisites for this course and no exams. Assignments and discussions, if any, will be conducted in class within the 3-hour lectures.

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Criteria of Award

Candidates must fulfill at least 75% course attendance requirements to obtain the certificate.

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Expected date of release of award


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Specimen Certificate

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Fee Structures

  1. All fees are subject to the prevailing Goods and Services Tax (GST) unless specified otherwise.
  2. Course Application Fee is NOT REFUNDABLE.
  3. Do not pay your school fees before you have signed the standard student contract.
  4. All fees quoted are in Singapore Dollar (S$).
  5. Fees are subject to periodic changes without prior notice.
  6. BMC accepts the following methods of payment:
    1. Cash
    2. Cashier’s order payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
    3. Cheque payable to BMC International College Pte Ltd
    4. NETS
    5. Credit cards (VISA, Mastercard, Diners Club & American Express)


Part Time Fee Structure

Full Time Fee Structure

Fees Breakdown
(shows the full breakdown of total payable fees)
Total Payable
Course Application Fee (not covered under FPS and not refundable)


Tuition Fee $400.00
Course Material Fee $20.00
Total before GST $470.00
Total Course Fees Payable w/ Course Application Fee after GST $502.90

Enjoy group Discounts

Number of students (Under Group) Total Payable Fee per student
For 1 student Enrolment (Incl GST) $481.50
For 2 student Enrolments (Incl GST) $449.40
For 3 student Enrolments (Incl GST) $417.30
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18 Hours

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22 Jan 2019 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Tue
19 Mar 2019 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Tue
7 May 2019 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Tue
6 Aug 2019 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Tue
12 Nov 2019 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm Tue



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9 Feb 2019 10:00am to 1:00pm Sat
11 May 2019 10:00am to 1:00pm Sat
3 Aug 2019 10:00am to 1:00pm Sat
16 Nov 2019 10:00am to 1:00pm Sat



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Mr Laurence Lemuel Basil O. Losbanos
In-Charge Counselling and Psychology
Telephone: (+65) 6565 5655

Current Designation: In-Charge Counselling and Psychology (BMC International College)

Professional Qualification: Bachelor of Science in Psychology


Mr. Laurence graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Psychology from Xavier University – Ateneo de Cagayan, Philippines in 2010. He has extensive experience in Sales and Retail Management as well as visual merchandising in countries such as Georgia, Armenia and Singapore. He has also facilitated multiple Customer Management Training Programmes for Customer Service Representatives in countries such as India and the Philippines while in the BPO Industry. To pursue his passion in education, he attained a Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults (CELTA) from the British Council Singapore. His various teaching experiences include Early Childhood Development at Cambridge Philippines as well as teaching Counselling, Applied Psychology and Child Psychology to students at BMC International College

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