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Human Resource Management is all about helping business to get the best out of their staff, while sound business skills are core to the success of any organisation. This joint honours programme combines both fields, invaluable to any company to help improve its overall productivity, performance and profit. By combining business with human resource management, you will graduate with a broad knowledge base, and flexibility in your choice of career. An optional work placement in year 3 allows you to gain valuable industry experience. Participate in Abertay's renowned Innovation for Global Growth Event and pitch business solutions to companies like Bank of Scotland, Heineken and BT. Learn from tutors with Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) membership and extensive human resource experience at management level. This programme is the ideal gateway to Abertay's CIPD-accredited MSc in International Human Resource Management.
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2020.
If you already have a 2020 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
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.
|Campus name||Abertay Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|A level||CCC||To include a literate subject For entry into Year 2 we would look for BBB to include Business Studies|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMM||Business (all pathways) Enterprise and Entrepreneurship IT (Business) Travel and Tourism Entry into Year 2 with DDD in one of the following:- Business Business (Management) Business (Marketing)|
|Scottish Higher||BBBB||To include a literate subject|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||BBB||Entry into Year 2 with Business Management|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||28 points||To include a literate subject at S5 or H4|
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H3||To include a literate subject|
|Scottish HNC||Pass||Entry into Year 2 with an HNC in one of the following:- Administration & IT - Graded Unit B Advertising & PR - Graded Unit B plus F7J7 Business Culture & Strategy Business - Graded Unit B Business: Administration & IT - Graded Unit B Business: Management & Leadership - Graded Unit B Business: Marketing & Public Relations - Graded Unit B Human Resource Management - Graded Unit B Management & Leadership - Graded Unit B Retail Management - Graded Unit B Supply Chain Management - Graded Unit B Entry into Year 1 with an HNC in one of the following:- Events Management - Graded Unit B Social Science - Graded Unit B|
|Scottish HND||Pass||Entry into Year 3 with an HND in one of the following:- Business - Graded Unit B Business: Administration & IT - Graded Unit B Business: Management & Leadership - Graded Unit B Business: Marketing & Public Relations - Graded Unit B Human Resource Management - Graded Unit B Entry into Year 2 with an HND in one of the following:- Administration & IT - Graded Units BB Advertising & PR - Graded Unit B plus F7J7 Business Culture & Strategy Events Management - Graded Unit B Hospitality Management - Graded Unit B Management & Leadership - Graded Unit B Retail Management - Graded Unit B Travel & Tourism - Graded Unit B Entry into Year 1 with the following HND:- Social Science - Graded Unit B|
|HNC (BTEC)||D||Entry into Year 2 with HNC (BTEC) Business|
|HND (BTEC)||D||Entry into Year 3 with HND (BTEC) Business|
Applicants should have National 5/GCSE English and Maths/Lifeskill Maths at grade C/4 or equivalent
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course
English language requirements
We look for applicants to have achieved an overall IELTS score of 6.0 with no individual test lower than 5.5. Some degrees have higher requirements - refer to the 'entry routes' tab of each degree for more detail.
List of English Language Requirements
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
Additional fee information