The course is designed to build on your previously acquired knowledge and skills, allowing advanced entry into Year 3 of a degree programme. The principal aims are:
- to provide you with a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of issues influencing the effective delivery of HRM and management processes underpinned by Organisational Psychology
- to integrate your learning into an analytical, problem-solving, creative approach in relation to the challenges and changes facing the HRM function and the general management of people at work
- to develop your employability and transferable skills in independent thinking and reflective learning which will enable you to develop an existing career and contribute effectively in a business situation
This is a full-time course studied over one year. You’ll learn by a variety of teaching methods including lectures, tutorials and through independent study.
What you study
- Managing the Employment Relationship
- Organisational Change Management
- Strategic Management in a Global Context
- Work Psychology
- Human Resource Development
- Individual Differences
Study modules mentioned above are indicative only. Some changes may occur between now and the time that you study.
Full information on this is available in our disclaimer.
Minimum year 3
As this is an advanced entry programme, applicants are required to have undertaken previous study at a higher level, equivalent to 2 years of a degree programme, or HND. This must include the relevant subject areas which underpin both HRM and Organisational Psychology areas of study. If you are considering applying you should contact the Programme Leader Norma D’Annunzio-Green.
English language requirements
If your first language isn't English, you'll normally need to undertake an approved English language test and our minimum English language requirements will apply.
This may not apply if you have completed all your school qualifications in English. Check our country pages to find out if this applies to you.
Our entry requirements indicate the minimum qualifications with which we normally accept students.Competition for places varies from year to year and you aren't guaranteed a place if you meet the minimum qualifications.
If your qualifications aren't listed above, visit our country pages to get entry requirements for your country.
Please note that non-EU international students are unable to enrol on our nursing courses (except Veterinary Nursing).
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