People are an organisation’s most important asset. Organisations will only succeed if their people are well managed, motivated, committed and engaged. Your BA (Hons) Human Resource Management degree will give you an all-round understanding of business and specialist knowledge of HRM. This means you will understand how HRM fits into the bigger picture and be a more employable graduate.
HRM graduates are highly attractive to employers throughout the world, especially in many emerging markets. The ability to lead and get the best out of people is challenging yet vital for the modern manager, and this degree will prepare you for such a role. We have an excellent reputation for delivering high-quality teaching in this field and this course is one of only a few undergraduate degrees in the UK to be validated with CIPD membership, the UK’s professional HR body.
You’ll explore HRM theory and practice, and consider people and people-related issues in organisations at operational and strategic levels. You’ll take compulsory modules to learn essential business knowledge and skills, so you understand how HRM contributes to an organisation’s success.
You will study the following modules:
•Business Skills and Professional Development
•Work and Organisational Behaviour
•Economics, Law and Regulations
•Foundations in Marketing
•Accounting in Business
•Supply Chain Management
•Quantitative Techniques in Business
•Resource and Talent Planning
•Developing Talent for Success
•HRM in the Workplace: Change, Conflict & Resolution
•Leadership and Management Development
•HRM Dissertation/Research Project
You will also study one module from the following options:
•Professional Practice and Employability
•Ethics and Sustainability: Theory and Practice
•Local Global Interaction
Mae modiwlau cyfrwng Cymraeg yn cynnwys | Welsh Module options are:
Modiwlau Blwyddyn 1
•Ymddygiad Gwaith a Sefydliadau
•Cyflwyniad i Farchnata
Modiwlau Blwyddyn 2
Modiwlau Blwyddyn 3
•Traethawd Hir/Adroddiad Ymchwil
•Cyflogadwyedd ac Ymarfer Proffesiynol*
- Mae’r modiwl hwn ar gael yn Gymraeg os yw digon o siaradwyr Cymraeg yn dewis ei astudio – This module is available dependent on student demand.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Personnel and Development, Chartered Institute of
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||80 - 104 points||The tariff entry criteria detailed is the qualification range within which the University will normally make offers. Most offers we make are normally at the top of the range, but we take all aspects of an application into consideration and applicants receive a personalised offer. Combinations of qualifications are acceptable and other qualifications not listed may also be acceptable.|
|A level||CDD - BCC||The A Level entry criteria detailed is the qualification range within which the University will normally make offers. Most offers we make are normally at the top of the range, but we take all aspects of an application into consideration and applicants receive a personalised offer. Combinations with other listed qualifications are acceptable and others not listed may also be acceptable – please contact email@example.com|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP - DMM||The BTEC entry criteria detailed is the qualification range within which the University will normally make offers. Most offers we make are normally at the top of the range, but we take all aspects of an application into consideration and applicants receive a personalised offer. Combinations with other listed qualifications are acceptable and others not listed may also be acceptable – please contact firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 15 credits
M: 24 credits
P: 6 credits
|Pass the Access to HE Diploma and obtain a minimum of 80 UCAS tariff points.|
|Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)||D - A*||We accept the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Diploma in lieu of a third subject. The grade range for the Skills Challenge Certificate is the range within which the University will normally make offers. The grade will reflect what you would have been asked for from a third A Level. Please contact email@example.com if you have any questions.|
GCSEs: The University normally requires a minimum 5 GCSEs including Mathematics/Numeracy and English at Grade C or Grade 4 or above, or their equivalent, but consideration is given to individual circumstances.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,000||Year 1|