Newcastle College University Centre has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
As an HR professional you will be expected to develop, advise on and implement policies relating to the effective use of staff in an organisation. You will ensure that the organisation employs the right staff in terms of skill and experience and that training and development opportunities are available to colleagues to enhance their performance and achieve the company's business aims. This course has been designed to help you to develop a critical understanding of human resource management theories and practice and the connections between human resource management and business strategy. Through studying this course you will acquire key skills in decision making and negotiation as well as the ability to influence and communicate effectively. You may wish to enhance your career prospects by securing a voluntary work placement. This is not a mandatory requirement of the course but is recommended to help you gain valuable work experience. Previous graduates have secured employment with ARUP, Gateshead Council, Tesco, Winn solicitors, NHS and Starbucks. A number of students have also progressed into job roles as trainee teachers within further education. Some graduates choose to continue their education and this course provides an ideal platform for further study through our MA or MBA qualifications.
Dissertation, Entrepreneurship, Ethical Management, Research Methods, Strategic Human Resource Management, Strategy and Change.
You will learn through lectures, tutorials, seminars, group work, reflective accounts and research. You will be expected to devote approximately 12 hours per week to independent study as directed by your module leader. You will be assessed through research projects, presentations and assignments which analyse specific areas around the development of human resources and an appreciation of human resource practice.
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How to apply
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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|A level||Not accepted|
|Access to HE Diploma||Not accepted|
|Scottish Higher||Not accepted|
Applicants to achieve a pass or higher in the relevant Foundation Degree or Level 5 equivalence (i.e. HND or Diploma in HE).
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.