University of Leicester

University of Leicester

Human Resource Management and Training

This course places human resource management and training within their national and international context, to study the ways in which employee and organisational development are closely related to human resource topics such as recruitment, performance appraisal, teamwork and motivation; to equip students with the professional knowledge and skills relevant to the management of human resources and training; as part of this, the course equips students with the necessary skills to undertake research work in the broad area of human resources.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree (or its equivalent) in a relevant field or an approved professional qualification coupled with 3 years or more suitable professional experience.

Course modules

Modules include: employee development and workplace learning; managing human resources; research methods; dissertation. 1 optional module from: the changing nature of skills, production, performance and competitiveness; implementing improvements in organisational performance; global context of HRD and HRM. These are examples of modules available to current students. Module availability may change in the future.

Assessment methods

Current students complete an assignment of 4000-5000 words at the end of each of the 4 modules, plus a dissertation of 16000-20000 words.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 16,570 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 16,570 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 9,635 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 9,635 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning October 2016 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Full-time February 2017 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time February 2017 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time February 2017 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time February 2017 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time February 2017 GBP 8,760 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time February 2017 GBP 16,570 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Distance learning February 2017 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning February 2017 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning February 2017 GBP 9,635 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning February 2017 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning February 2017 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning February 2017 GBP 8,385 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

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Distance Learning

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Key information

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0116 252 5377