Human Resource Management & Psychology with Foundation Year at Arden University - UCAS

Human Resource Management & Psychology with Foundation Year

Arden University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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This BA HRM & Psychology Degree includes a Foundation Year which will help you acquire and refine the skills and knowledge needed to pursue your higher education goals. Study two well-established social science fields and increase your understanding of the social values and behaviours. The Human Resource Management aspect focuses on key facets of current practice in HRM and employment law in particular, while the Psychology aspect gives you the bigger picture, focusing on human behaviours in general. This School of Law and Social Science course equips students with a wide range of transferrable and practical skills that will aid in both law-related and other careers or further studies. This four-year option at Arden University is a great option for those wanting to improve their study skills and develop a basic understanding across a range of social science disciplines. The Blended Learning model offers a combination of flexibility through our state-of-the-art online portal, and support with classes twice a week at one of our study centres in London, Birmingham or Manchester.

Course details


Foundation Year

  • Developing Academic Skills
  • Using Numeracy, Data & IT
  • Research Skills and Using Information
  • Values, Ethics & Working Collaboratively
  • Crime and Law in Context
  • Psychology of Everyday Life
Study Skills During the first 6 weeks (Block 1) you will also attend 4 study skills workshops, providing advice and guidance to help you achieve university success. Sessions may include Reading & Note-Taking, iLearn Online Library, Referencing & Plagiarism and Approaching Assignments. Year 2
  • English Legal System
  • Effective Interdisciplinary Study
  • Contract Law
  • Understanding the Business Environment
  • Introduction to Social & Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Bio & Cognitive Psychology
Year 3
  • Research Ethics in Action
  • Personality and Intelligence
  • Social Psychology
  • Planning HR
  • Managing Across Cultures
  • Managing Change in Organisations
Year 4
  • Research Planning and Project
  • Occupational Psychology
  • Employment Law
  • Strategic Issues in HRM
- Cross Cultural Psychology

Assessment method

We use a wide range of assessment methods at Arden to give you the opportunity to demonstrate a wide range of strengths, these could include:

  • Portfolio of Tasks,
  • Coursework,
  • Essays,
  • Exam,
  • Reports,
- Research Projects

Unistats information

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeN601
Institution code R25
Campus nameEaling Study Centre
Campus codeE

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation
  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information

This Blended Learning Criminology & Psychology Degree has standard entry requirements. To be eligible for this course at Arden University you must have either: Level 2 qualifications (GCSE's or equivalent), studied within the last three years; OR: At least 1 year's full-time work experience Candidates who do not have GCSE English at grade C or 5 will be required to undertake a literacy assessment for entry. Students must still have an English qualification to support previous study in English – the Arden English Assessment does not exempt you from this.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £31000 Whole course
Northern Ireland £31000 Whole course
Scotland £31000 Whole course
Wales £31000 Whole course

Additional fee information

Fee per level: £7,750 Total Fee: £31,000
Human Resource Management & Psychology with Foundation Year at Arden University - UCAS