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School Of Humanities & Social Sciences

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


Our courses aim to groom you into a dynamic and versatile professional who enriches the lives of others. Get 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 your passion lies in early childhood development, gerontology or psychology, the School of Humanities & Social Sciences aims to help you make a meaningful difference in your chosen career – and for you to enrich the lives of others.



Enriching Lives For A Better Tomorrow


Diploma Courses

Start your learning journey with us and expand your opportunities.

Diploma in Early Childhood Development & Education (T68)

If nurturing the next generation has always been your passion, join us and discover how you can excel as a preschool teacher! Gain the skills to create quality learning experiences for children in aesthetics and creative expression, language and literacy, motor skills development...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2022 JAE): 5 - 20 points
2022 Planned Intake: 260
Diploma in Psychology Studies (T48)

Ever find yourself in a “what are they thinking about” situation? This course gives you the perfect platform to delve deep into the human mind and discover...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2022 JAE): 3 - 8 points
2022 Planned Intake: 75
Diploma in Social Sciences in Gerontology (T53)

Do you have a soft spot for the elderly? Here's where you can make a difference and build a better place for them to live in. With a rapidly ageing population, our seniors need to stay healthy, engaged and active. This also signals an accelerated demand for qualified practitioners...

Net ELR2B2 aggregate range (2022 JAE): 10 - 14 points
2022 Planned Intake: 50

Academic Calendar

AY2022/2023 Academic Calendar (except for School of Design)

April Semester Period October Semester Period
Term 1 18 Apr – 12 Jun 2022 Term 3 17 Oct – 18 Dec 2022
Term Break 13 Jun – 26 Jun 2022 Term Break 19 Dec 2022 – 2 Jan 2023
Term 2 27 Jun – 14 Aug 2022 Term 4 3 Jan – 12 Feb 2023
Study Week 15 Aug – 21 Aug 2022 Study Week 13 Feb – 19 Feb 2023
Semestral Examinations 22 Aug – 2 Sep 2022 Semestral Examinations
20 Feb – 3 Mar 2023
Vacation 3 Sep – 16 Oct 2022 Vacation 4 Mar – 16 Apr 2023

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

April Mid-Semester Test : 6 Jun – 10 Jun 2022
October Mid-Semester Test : 12 Dec – 16 Dec 2022


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