MSc Human Resource Management

If you want a career in human resource management (HRM) or have recently entered an HR or line management role, this course is designed to give you the up-to-date skills and understanding to be successful within this area.

The University has been awarded Accredited Centre status by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) following a visit and approval from the CIPD quality assurance panel. This course provides the knowledge you need to meet the requirements for Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Advanced Level membership.

The course is designed to be flexible so you can gain a Postgraduate Certificate after the first stage of the course, Postgraduate Diploma after the second or complete the full Masters degree. If you complete the full Masters degree you will be eligible to obtain CIPD accreditation.

What you will study

You will study key areas of human resource management, such as the principles, values and approaches to leadership and management, and you will explore the changing context within which businesses operate. As you progress through the course, you will study areas that relate to employment relations and the framework of performance management as well.

You will study:

  • Strategic HRM
    Learn about how those in HR, respond appropriately to opportunities and challenges arising from managerial responses to principal environmental contexts.
  • Developing Skills for Business Leadership
    Develop a strong sense...
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Location

This course is taught at: Newport City Campus; Treforest Campus, Pontypridd

Tuition Fees

Home & EU Students

For full-time and part-time postgraduate fees please see our Home & EU Student Fee pages

International Students

For full-time postgraduate fees please see our International Student Fee pages

Dates

  • Part Time 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
    • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2016
      • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2017
        • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
          • Part Time 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2017

Accreditations