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School Of Humanities & Social Sciences

From nurturing good values in our young to assisting our silver generation maintain a healthy and active lifestyle to understanding human behaviour, our focus is on people. 


Our people-oriented courses features a holistic and student-centred learning experience, which will groom you into a dynamic and robust professional who enriches the lives of others.  We present you with opportunities to put theoretical learning into practice and acquire hands-on experience through student-led projects, internships, overseas community projects and collaborations with industry partners.


Whether you choose to study gerontology, early childhood development or psychology, it is the ultimate aim of the School to help you make a meaningful difference in your chosen career.

Diploma Courses

Start your learning journey with us and expand your opportunities.

Diploma in Early Childhood Development & Education (T68)

Get ready to be a part of Singapore’s next generation of early childhood professionals. Conducted by the National Institute of Early Childhood Development...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2021 JAE): 6 - 15 points
2021 Planned Intake: 200
Diploma in Psychology Studies (T48)

This course gives you the perfect platform to delve deep into the human mind and discover what makes people tick. A broad foundation in the study of human...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2021 JAE): 5 - 10 points
2021 Planned Intake: 75
Diploma in Social Sciences in Gerontology (T53)

People are living longer these days, and the challenge for our seniors is to stay healthy, engaged and active. This also means that employers need staff...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2021 JAE): 10 - 14 points
2021 Planned Intake: 50

Academic Calendar

Academic Calendar AY2021/2022

April Semester Period October Semester Period
Term 1 19 Apr – 13 Jun 2021 Term 3 18 Oct - 19 Dec 2021
Term Break 14 Jun - 27 Jun 2021 Term Break 20 Dec 2021 - 02 Jan 2022
Term 2 28 Jun - 15 Aug 2021 Term 4 03 Jan - 13 Feb 2022
Study Week 16 Aug - 22 Aug 2021 Study Week 14 Feb - 20 Feb 2022
Semestral Examinations 23 Aug - 3 Sep 2021 Semestral Examinations
21 Feb - 4 Mar 2022
Vacation 4 Sep - 17 Oct 2021 Vacation 5 Mar - 17 Apr 2022

Make-up classes could be arranged for lessons missed on eve of public holiday/public holiday.

April Mid-Semester Test : 7 Jun – 11 Jun 2021.
October Mid-Semester Test : 13 Dec – 17 Dec 2021.


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