Taught course

Professional Development (Human Resource Management)

Bournemouth University · Faculty of Management

Entry requirements

UK Honours degree, or for international students a degree education equivalent to a UK honours degree, 2:2 or above. All subjects considered.

Months of entry


Course content

This dynamic course has been developed for human resources management (HRM) practitioners who wish to gain the qualifications for professional membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).

The course is aimed those looking to study on a part-time basis. Upon completing this course, you'll be equipped with substantial knowledge of contemporary HRM theory and the ability to apply that knowledge to real-life situations. We also offer MSc Management with Human Resources for those wishing to study full-time.

With the guidance of our expert academic team, you'll acquire the necessary skills and competence to plan and manage HR activities at both an operational and strategic level in the public and private sectors.

Information for international students

IELTS (Academic) 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in writing) or equivalent

Fees and funding

UK students
For 2016 entry: £9,250
International students
For 2016 entry: £14,000

For up-to-date fees and funding information, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-funding

Qualification and course duration


part time
27 months

Course contact details

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