MSc Human Resource Management

The specialist area of HRM offers a wealth of career opportunities within every business sector. It is a competitive industry and an integral part of any successful organisation. The MSc Human Resource Management course is designed to provide you with the up-to-date knowledge and understanding you need to manage people effectively in the workplace. It will be especially useful if you are seeking a career in HRM or have recently entered an HR or line-management role.

The MSc Human Resource Management provides you with a postgraduate qualification alongside CIPD accreditation, the professional body for Human Resource Managers, at associate level. 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.

CIPD Accredited Centre Status

The University has been awarded Accredited Centre status by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), and provides the knowledge you need to meet the requirements for Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Advanced Level membership.

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

Dates

  • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2017
    • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
      • Part Time 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2017
        • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Feb 2018
          • Full Time 1 Years Start Date: Sep 2018
            • Part Time 3 Years Start Date: Sep 2018

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