Kingston University

Kingston University

Human Resource Management

This course is designed to provide students with a foundation of knowledge and practical skills as well as an understanding of the role of the human resources profession, relevant to the strategic objectives of an organisation, as well as to the wider environment in which it operates. Successful completion of the course leads to graduate membership of the chartered institute of personnel and development (CIPD).

Entry requirements

An Honours degree or an equivalent qualification in business or human resource management; or some experience as a human resource professional and CIPD qualifications to intermediate level; or at least 2 years' human resource/management experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS at 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in reading, listening, speaking and writing.

Course modules

Modules include: Human resource management in context; leading, managing and developing people; investigating a business issue from an human resources perspective; developing skills for business leadership; employment law; resourcing and talent management; managing employment relations; reward management; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include individual and group exercises; computer-based tasks; presentations; role plays; case studies; written audits and reports; unseen examinations; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,900 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,895 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,150 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,895 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,895 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,895 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Kingston Hill Kingston upon Thames KT2 7LB South East

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