Bachelor of Psychology

University of Saint Joseph
Bachelor's Degree
Study mode
4 years
January September
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
US$ 30,500

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants must possess a secondary school diploma that represents the successful completion of 12 years of schooling, or its equivalent, (applicants aged 25, or above, may be exempted from this requirement).
  • Bachelor applicants must be currently enrolled, or have completed, Form 6 / Senior Middle Three / Grade 12 students and be aged 17, or above, at the expected time of enrolment into USJ.
  • Applicants must also demonstrate adequate English proficiency.
  • Selected applicants may be required to complete an English test and an admission interview.
  • Other tests (e.g. essays or group dynamics and other language placement tests) may be requested of applicants, depending on the selected programme.


Year 1 

  • English I–IV
  • Knowledge And Humanity 
  • Thinking And Reasoning 
  • Tradition And Change 
  • Biological Psychology 
  • General Psychology 
  • Philosophy Of Science: 20th Century Views 
  • Social Psychology 
  • Experimental Psychology 
  • Psychology Of Learning 
  • Child Psychology 
  • Gender, Class, Ethnicity And Education 
  • Psychology Of Personality 

Year 2 

  • English V–VIII
  • Life And Science 
  • Computer Applications 
  • History Of Psychology 
  • Research In Psychology 
  • Cognitive Neuroscience 
  • Cross-Cultural Psychology 
  • Theory Of Knowledge 
  • Belief, Reason And Faith 
  • Wage Work, House Work, Sex Work: Labor And Gender In Modern History 
  • Basic Web Development And Multimedia 
  • Lifespan Developmental Psychology 
  • Psychology Of Exceptional Children 

Year 3 

  • Portuguese I–IV
  • Macao Studies 
  • Worldlab 
  • Biopsychology Of Motivation And Emotion 
  • Cerebral Mechanisms In Perception 
  • Family And Childhood In Contemporary Cultures 
  • Global Patterns Of Disease 
  • Techniques Of Psychological Intervention 
  • Reality And Complexity 
  • Psychodiagnosis 

Year 4 

  • Putonghua I–IV
  • Building Communities 
  • Directed Reading 
  • Personal Choices And Global Transformation 
  • Exploring The Truth 
  • Analysis And Modification Of Behaviour 
  • Reading Acquisition And Reading Disorders 
  • Psychology Of Gender Roles 
  • Bioethics 
  • Neurobiology Of Learning And Memory 
  • Clinical Skills In Psychology 
  • Portfolio 

Clinical Psychology 

  • Neuropsychology Of Behaviour 
  • Techniques Of Psychological Intervention 
  • Time And Meaning 

Industrial Psychology 

  • Neuropsychology Of Behaviour 
  • Educational Psychology 
  • Time And Meaning 

Educational Psychology 

  • Neuropsychology Of Behaviour 
  • Educational Psychology 
  • Time And Meaning 

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