London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Human Resource Management

This course provides a sound theoretical basis for/and systematic understanding of people management together with a critical awareness of current issues and insights informed by people management practice; students develop an appreciation and understanding of the nature and significance of the contexts influencing people management practices, processes and interventions.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree in any subject; or a 3 year diploma in business that includes good grades in human resource subjects; students may be considered with HND/HNC or CPP/CTP or equivalent CIPD qualifications; candidates with significant human resource experience at a senior level may be considered; interviews are generally required for non-standard entry; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.

Course modules

Modules include: Leading, managing and developing people; contextualising management; the reflective practitioner; consultancy, change and professional development; research project (7500 words). Optional modules: managing and maximising organisational talent; employment law and practice; managing employment relations in contemporary organisations; organisations (design and development; leadership and management development; learning and talent development.

Assessment methods

Assessments include reports, essays, comparative analyses, case studies, a learning log, presentations, group work and exams; there is also a management research report and action learning set presentation, which carries 30 credits.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time £ 5,670 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
PgDip Full-time £ 6,810 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
PgDip Part-time £ 945 per Module (home fees) 18 months
PgDip Part-time £ 1,135 per Foundation year (overseas fees) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
North Campus Camden N7 8DB South East
Moorgate City of London EC2M 6SQ South East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
020 7133 4202