Abertay University

Abertay University

International Human Resource Management

This course will provide a blend of knowledge, analytical and practical skills to enable you to make decisions and advise senior managers on how to recognise and respond to a wide range of stakeholder influences on business and HR strategies to improve organisational and individual performance. You will also develop your ability to supply accurate and timely advice about legislation in the area of HRM, especially in employee relations issues. This course offers you an opportunity to study and be able to implement HRM policies and practices that take into account influences from different stakeholders and institutional forces relevant to dealing with peoples contributions and rewards within organisations in a global context. The key themes of the programme are: contemporary HRM: the development of a theoretical, practical and comparative framework for understanding the nature of contemporary HRM in a global context; organisational behaviour: an exploration of the behaviour of humans as individuals, groups and in work organisations as well as of different social science perspectives on the management of human resources; performance management: a theorectical informed framework for understanding the range of performance management strategies involved in the effective management of people to develop understanding and enhance critical awareness of contemporary perspectives on the effective management and development of human capital.

Entry requirements

UK students should have a good Honours degree in a relevant subject area. Non-UK students should have GPA equivalent credentials (e.g. GPA 3.6). Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent (CEFR: C1).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,500 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Abertay campus Dundee DD1 1HG Scotland

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Key information

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Student Recruitment Office
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01382 308080