Taught course

Human Resource Management MA

Institution
University of Worcester · Worcester Business School
Qualifications
MAPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants will have already gained all four elements of the CIPD Professional Development Scheme (equivalent to 120 Masters level points).

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Human Resource Management course offers an opportunity for those students holding all four elements of the CIPD Professional Development Scheme to top-up to a Masters award.
The course offers an opportunity to study alongside UK practitioners from a wide range of business and professional backgrounds, and will deepen your knowledge of research methods.
You can investigate your chosen specialism through an independent research project, giving you enhanced knowledge in this area. You will also gain skills in project management and problem solving, as well as planning, analysis, organisation and implementation techniques.
The programme is designed for established Human Resource Managers seeking to enhance their career prospects at a senior management level. Applicants will have already gained the CIPD Advanced Diploma in HRM (equivalent to 120 Masters level points) under the current CIPD qualification structure, or will have already gained all four elements of the CIPD Professional Development Scheme (equivalent to 120 Masters level points) under the previous CIPD qualification structure.

Fees and funding

UK students
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International students
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Employer or self funded

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

PGDip

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

PGCert

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment75
Dissertation25 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Dr Laila Kasem
Email
l.kasem@worc.ac.uk
Phone
01905 542694