Taught course

Strategic People Management and Practice

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Liverpool Business School
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum 2:2 honours degree
  • experience in the field of HR, Training, Development or related area OR aspirations to work in this area
Additional Information
  • Additional qualifications will be considered e.g. Level 5 CIPD Intermediate standards
  • IELTS 6.0 (Minimum of 5.5 in each component)
  • Pearson PTE Academic requirements: 64 (minimum 59 in each component for UKVI Purposes)
  • RPL is accepted on this programme
  • You will not be interviewed
  • International students applying to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU should check if they require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact International Admissions Team for more details
  • International students entering on a Student visa cannot study part-time
If you have any specific queries, please contact busadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry

September

Course content

LJMU's Strategic People Management and Practice MA focuses on the practical application of knowledge in different organisational contexts, business sectors and areas of operation.
  • Study in a CIPD-approved centre
  • Work towards accreditation against the knowledge requirements of the CIPD’s Advanced Diploma Level Standards
  • ‘Top up’ your CIPD Level 7 Diploma from another university or college to a Masters degree

Increasing labour costs are amongst the most expensive operational spend for many organisations, and their evolving needs demand knowledgeable and capable human resource and people management teams. This course helps support and add value to business growth and development.

As a postgraduate in this specialist area you will be part of an HR community, engaging in study and research with practitioner input through taught sessions, master classes and CIPD Liverpool Group and Branch activities.

The programme provides you with the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Advanced (Level 7) Standards. On graduation student members upgrade to Chartered Member, evidencing experience, behaviours and academic achievement.

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Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.
Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
busadmissions@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 8080