Business & Human Resource Management at Wrexham University - UCAS

Wrexham University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Wrexham University (Prifysgol Wrecsam)

Business & Human Resource Management

Course summary

Our degree in Business & Human Resource Management (HRM) will give you the skills you need to successfully manage organisations and their people in today’s fast-paced, and often challenging business environments and to play a part in influencing strategic business decisions. You will:

  • Apply cutting-edge, contemporary research and theory to your studies.
  • Practice some of the core HR/business skills that are transferrable across the wider business sector.
  • Develop essential skills in negotiation, listening, persuasion, problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Build a foundation for a career in business, with specialist knowledge and skills in HR to make sure ‘employees come first’.
  • All our Wrexham-based graduating students will also achieve a Level 5 Diploma in Leadership & Management from the Chartered Management Institute worth over £1,300 at no extra cost.
  • Key course features
  • Apply cutting-edge, contemporary research and theory to your studies.
  • Participate in lively and dynamic lecture discussions and debates on real-time HRM issues with your lecturers and fellow students.
  • Develop essential skills in negotiation, listening, persuasion, problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Take part in an optional industrial placement giving you highly sought after industry experience employers are looking for.
  • Become a highly effective HR professional who can operate successfully in a range of business environments and sectors.


YEAR 1 (LEVEL 4) MODULES Introduction to Management & Business Introduction to Business Finance & Accounting Human Resource Management in Context Marketing Essentials Business Communication Skills Business Analytics YEAR 2 (LEVEL 5) MODULES Managing Corporate Risk and Crime Digital Business Strategy Agile Leadership Professional Behaviours & Valuing People Organisational Performance & Culture in Practice Organisational Development Optional Industrial Placement YEAR 3 (LEVEL 6) MODULES Strategic Management Employment Law Managing People in an International Context Talent Management in Organisations Dissertation The information listed in this section is an overview of the academic content of the programme that will take the form of either core or option modules. Modules are designated as core or option in accordance with professional body requirements and internal academic framework review, so may be subject to change.

Assessment method

Students are assessed in a variety of ways over the course of their undergraduate studies. The balance between the different forms of assessment is determined by the different aims and learning outcomes of the core and option modules. Assessment methods include academic essays, presentations, reports, simulation exercises and examinations. Independent learning is an important aspect of all modules, as it enables students to develop both their subject-specific and key skills. Independent learning is promoted through the feedback given to students, which takes several forms including small group and one-to-one discussions. TEACHING AND LEARNING In accordance with sound educational research and current best practice, the BA Business and HRM programme will be delivered through a broad range of learning and teaching strategies. The delivery of the programme and its assessment will reflect the spirit of Wrexham Glyndŵr University’s Learning, Teaching and Assessment Strategy and Active Learning Framework, with particular emphasis on: The development of autonomous learners. Support flexible learning by providing synchronous and Asynchronous learning Provision of learning opportunities that are personally and professionally relevant and quality assured. The maintenance of a supportive learning environment. The promotion of the scholarship of teaching. Wrexham Glyndŵr University is committed to supporting our students to maximise their academic potential. We offer workshops and support sessions in areas such as academic writing, effective note-making and preparing for assignments. Students can book appointments with academic skills tutors dedicated to helping deal with the practicalities of university work. Our student support section has more information on the help available. In terms of particular needs, the University’s Inclusion Services can provide appropriate guidance and support should any students require reasonable adjustments to be made because of a recognised prevailing disability, medical condition, or specific learning difference.

How to apply

This course has limited vacancies, and is no longer accepting applications from some students. See the list below for where you normally live, to check if you’re eligible to apply.






Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

International applicants

If you require a Student Visa (formerly referred to as Tier 4 visa) to study in the UK, please apply through Centurus at

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Wrexham Glyndwr University takes into account a variety of qualifications and experience when considering applications to our programmes. If you are unsure if the qualifications you currently hold will be accepted for entry, or if you're not sure you'll achieve the required UCAS Tariff points, please contact us at [email protected] for further advice and guidance.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9000 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9000 Year 1
Scotland £9000 Year 1
Wales £9000 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Business & Human Resource Management at Wrexham University - UCAS