Kingston University

Kingston University

International Human Resource Management

The course is designed to provide students with a foundation of knowledge and practical skills, plus an understanding of the role of the human resources (HR) profession (with a focus on the issues and policies that affect international HR managers). The knowledge students gain is relevant to both the strategic objectives of an international organisation and the wider environment in which it operates.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in a relevant subject; or equivalent; or some relevant professional experience and CIPD qualifications to intermediate level; or 2 years' human resource or management experience; applicants whose 1st language is not English require Academic IELTS of 6.5 overall (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 resource perspective; developing skills for business leadership; resourcing and talent management; international and comparative labour law; reward management; international human resource management; research methods; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through 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 13,000 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
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 Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,785 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,985 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,785 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,785 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,785 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,160 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,700 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,375 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

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