Graduate Diploma in Organizational Psychology

Start Date

July, Sept, Nov

Duration

6 Months (Part Time)

Mode

100% Online (Zoom)

Assessment

100% Coursework

Graduate Diploma in Organizational Psychology (E-Learning)

Awarded by Aventis Graduate School

Overview

Organizational psychology focuses mainly on taking care of corporate interests and the needs of employees. This seeks to provide a better life and better conditions for employees in their companies to help them be more productive and effective in their organization. Organizational psychology explores the facets of workplace behaviour, with the scientific goal of increasing students’ knowledge and understanding of all aspects of workplace psychology.

Organizational psychologists inspire change and improve people’s experiences in the workplace. Through drawing on contemporary social and organisational psychology research, you will gain new and critical insights to understand and address organizational problems, enhance job performance, understand workplace culture and improve organizational capabilities.

Accredited by IHRP (Singapore)

Accredited by IHRP (Singapore), the Graduate Diploma in Organizational Psychology programme aims to equip you with the skills and knowledge to design policies that will enhance the well-being and performance of colleagues in the workplace, organizational fit, and long-term success in job and life progression while providing students with a comprehensive framework on the usage of organizational psychology in business consulting as well as in human resource management challenges.

Who Should Attend?

Professionals and senior executives seeking to understand workplace psychology 

HR practitioners who advocate for productive and positive workplaces

Coach, consultant, trainer, human capital professional, or want to make a difference in their organisations

Managers and leaders seeking to practice and implement organizational excellence successfully 

Career Opportunities

A Graduate Diploma in Organizational Psychology is a postgraduate program designed for individuals who are interested in studying the application of psychology in organizations and businesses. The program focuses on understanding how human behavior affects organizational processes, productivity, and job satisfaction.

Upon the completion of this course, you will be highly sought-after in these rewarding careers as, but not limited to:

Why Choose Aventis ?

Gain access to an outstanding education built on Aventis' 15 years of exceptional global reputation in graduate education. Earn a qualification from a graduate school that you can trust and respect.

Aventis is one of only 4 Business Schools in Singapore that is a member of the Executive MBA Council, the World’s Leading Body that champions advancement in MBA. Other members include the National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore Management University (SMU), and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Aventis is one of only 8 Business Schools in Singapore that is part of the AACSB International Business Education Alliance. Other members include the Singapore University of Social Science (SUSS), National University of Singapore (NUS), and Singapore Management University (SMU)

About IHRP (Singapore)

The Institute for Human Resource Professionals (IHRP) is the Human Resource (HR) professional body, set up by the tripartite partners: the Ministry of Manpower (MOM), the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), and the Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF) to professionalise and strengthen HR practice in Singapore. IHRP is the only HR professional body in Singapore authorised to implement the IHRP Certification, which is the national HR certification framework.

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Approved Recertification Provider
Accredited by Institute for Human Resource Professionals (IHRP)

Programme Structure

The Graduate Diploma in Organizational Psychology in Singapore comprises 4 modules that strive to help you secure cutting-edge practical skills. This programme utilises current industry best practices as case studies as well as a benchmark for students. This is a 100% coursework-based programme.

Start Date

July, Sept, Nov

Duration

6 Months (Part Time)

Time

09:00am - 05:00pm

Programme Delivery

All classes will be held at 4 weekend blocks of 2 full-day classes.

SatSunSatSun
9am to 5pm9am to 5pm9am to 5pm9am to 5pm

What Will You Learn?

Organisational Psychology at Work

Organizational Psychology at Work is an introductory module that provides the fundamentals of organizational psychology. Through this course, students will learn various psychological principles as well as research methods and how to apply them to boost the overall work environment, consisting of communication, performance, safety, and professional satisfaction.

HR Analytics & Talent Scorecard Analysis

Provides students with essential HR analytics skill sets and toolkits required by HR professionals, leaders, managers, and business consultants to measure the effectiveness of HR policies as well as their impact.

Effective Performance Management & Appraisal

Equips students with the necessary and constructive performance appraisal techniques that allow them to effectively and efficiently monitor as well as enhance their organizational performance.

Talent Management & Career Management

Provides students with a step-by-step guide on talent management as well as career management through a structured planning framework. Students will learn to incorporate helpful HR strategies to develop and retain high-performing employees.

Expert Faculty

Meet the expert faculty guiding your success.

Dr Christopher Fong

Doctor of Professional Studies - The University of Southern Queensland, Australia

  • Lead Clinical Consultant
  • A prolific faculty member that brings leadership from the concert hall to the boardroom
  • 20 years of in the HR & Psychology field including 12 years of teaching experience
  • Masters Degree in Counseling, The University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Tham Chien Ping

Master of Social Science in Industry and Organizational Psychology - City Uni of New York

  • Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with Merit, Strathclyde Business School
  • SHRM-SCP, IHRP-SP, FCIPD, PCC
  • Over 15 Years of Consultancy experience

Mr Anil Singh Soha

Master of Social Science in Sociology

  • Assistant Manager, Community Outreach & Engagement National Addictions Management Service (NAMS), Institute of Mental Health (IMH)
  • Associate Faculty and Course Developer with teaching experience of more than 9 years
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Mr Edwin Sim

Master of Human Development & Leadership

  • Learning Strategist and founder of 5hue, a learning and organizational development consultancy practice
  • Over 25 years of experiences in human and organizational development, law enforcement, information and communication technology
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Admission Criteria

Students will be encouraged and are expected to contribute to the class learning experience in a peer and cohort learning environment. As a student at Aventis, you will be assessed based on your aptitude, potential, experience, and managerial skills.

At least 21 years old with a Degree in any discipline

OR

Mature Candidates (at least 30 years old) with minimum 8 years of working experience

Awards

Upon completion of the programme, you will be awarded a Graduate Diploma in Organizational Psychology by Aventis Graduate School, which is registered with Skillsfuture Singapore.

Academic Journey

Diploma In Organizational Psychology Singapore

Upon completion, you can apply for an exciting suite of Master’s degrees in Global HR Management, Psychology, and Psychology specialized in Business with our university partners, including Roehampton University, London Metropolitan University, and the University of Strathclyde.

Fees

Our Graduate Diploma is one of the most affordable in Singapore. Download our brochure for more information about our grants available.

Success Stories

"Truly, I have gained tremendous insights in further developing my knowledge and learning experience from the inspiring and engaging session. It was important for me to make the right choice in selection; an institution with a friendly, helpful, and professional support staff makes the learning more refreshing and encouraging."
Ms. Jane KF
Chief Steward SQ
Singapore Organizational Psychology

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Graduate School?

A graduate school is a school that awards advanced academic degrees with the general requirement that learners must have earned a previous undergraduate or a mature candidate with more than 8 years working experience. Graduate school focus on professional development as compared to traditional school which focus on academic theories and research.

Is Aventis a recognized institute?

Aventis Graduate School is registered with the Committee for Private Education under Skillsfuture Singapore and complies with the Private Education Act. Aventis is also a member of AACSB Business Alliance Group and EMBA Council.

How is Graduate school different from other education?

Compared to other studies, graduate school is a more concentrated course of study with greater expectations for the quality and quantity of your work. Graduate programs also entail a more focused studies in a specific discipline with emphasis on practical experience and case studies.

What is a Graduate Diploma?

A Graduate diploma is an advanced diploma that is usually taken after a bachelor degree. A graduate diploma is typically shorter in duration than a master degree course and should be viewed as an additional specialisation that improves a person’s overall employability. For a graduate diploma qualification to be offered in Singapore, the awarding body must be registered with Skillsfuture Singapore and the Committee for Private Education

What is a Postgraduate Diploma?

Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF)

A postgraduate diploma is considered as a Level 7 academic qualification under the RQF (UK).  Postgraduate qualification are commonly awarded in UK, Canada, India, Australia and New Zealand. Similar to Graduate Diploma, Postgraduate diploma is typically done after a bachelor’s degree course. In some countries, the terms graduate diploma and postgraduate diploma are interchangeable, whereas in others, the postgraduate diploma is a higher qualification.

If I am a self-sponsored candidate, do you have financial plans to help me pay for my education?

Once you’ve decided on a course that you’re interested in, and that you can qualify for based on the entry requirements, we can arrange installment plans or loans through our banking partners to ensure that your dreams and career are never out of reach.

How long will it take to complete my studies?

Course duration depends on your selected area of specialization, typically you can complete your graduate diploma in 6 months and masters in 12 months part-time. please speak with one of our consultants for more detailed information.

Is the Masters Degree Awarded the Same as On Campus?

The Masters degree awarded to you is exactly the same as awarded on campus in UK or USA. You are invited to join the graduation in Singapore or on campus.

Do you offer online programmes?

Yes, to cater to the growing demand of graduate education across the world, most of our courses are delivered via ZOOM Live Stream where you can study anytime anywhere. All classes are also recorded for easy revision.

What is a typical class profile?

A typical cohort comprised of Singaporean, Permanent Residents and foreign expatriates working in Singapore. There is also a growing number of professionals that are not located in Singapore embarking on our graduate programmes due to its flexible online delivery model.

Are scholarships or study loans available?

Study grants are available for a limited number of students from not-for-profit organizations and government agencies. For more information on study loans that are available, please contact our admission officers to learn more.

What are the available instalment payment schemes?

At Aventis, we offer flexible and affordable instalment payment scheme for our postgraduate and graduate diploma programmes. You are eligible to pay your fees over 12 months interest free instalments (DBS credit card) or over 3 instalments with ATOME.

Do I need a Bachelor Degree to be admitted?

Whilst a bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional qualification is recommended, candidates above 30 years old with extensive working experience may be consider on a case-to-case basis. Please contact our programme advisors for more information.

Are there any other hidden fees besides the course fees?

The course fee cover Tuition, Academic services, Required readings and teaching materials, E-learning resources, Web-based information services. There is a one-time application fees of S$200 plus GST. All fees are clearly stated and there will not be any additional hidden fees.

Can I Deferred my Studies? Will I Be Penalized?

All our programmes are designed for working professionals. Learners who are unable to commit to the course requirement are advised to defer their studies to a later date. There is no academic penalty imposed on deferment. Please check with the respective programme advisor on the deferment cut-off date of the respective programmes.

Is Attendance Compulsory?

No, there is no minimum attendance requirement. Whilst there is no minimum attendance required for our programmes, students are recommended to attend 75% and above of all classes. Students who are unable to attend classes are strongly advised to watch all recordings before attempting any assessment or coursework.

Can I refer my friends or Colleagues?

Yes, graduate education are dynamic learning experience where you learn from your peers through discussion, reflection and case studies. As a gesture of goodwill, we will extend a referral fee of $400 (Masters Degree) or $200 (Graduate Diploma) for each successful referral. Terms and conditions apply.

Can I Graduate Overseas instead of Singapore?

The Masters degree conferred to you is exactly the same as awarded on campus. You are given a choice to graduate in Singapore or on campus in London or in United states.

How do I get started?

Please click on the Request Information Link below and speak with our programme advisor to get started.

What's Next?

Take the next step towards your academic success. Download our course brochure, Apply Now or Speak to your dedicated programme advisor Ms Wong Lingling @ 9151 3308 to learn more!

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