University of York

University of York

Human Resource Management

The course is delivered by a team of specialist human resources academics, supported by practitioners who work closely with the local CIPD branch. Teaching is delivered via a mix of lectures, seminars and practical workshops. The teaching faculty are subject experts in their respective fields and many have professional experience in HR management.

Entry requirements

Applicants should have a good 1st degree (2.1 or equivalent) in a social sciences subject. Previous tuition in management subjects is desirable but not essential. Applications will also be considered from candidates with a good 2.2 degree (or equivalent) and at least 2 years relevant work experience. For students whose 1st language is not English, we normally require evidence of English language ability. If you're a non-native English speaking applicant you must provide evidence of your English language ability. You need to show enough fluency in all aspects of English (reading, writing, speaking and listening) to the required level of the course you're applying to.

Course modules

Modules include: Term 1: Leadership, management of human resources; skills for human resource management; financial management. Term 2: Choice of 2: Learning and development; reward and performance management; regulating the employment relationship. Term 3: Research skills for human resource management; independent study module 1 and 2.

Sponsorship information

A range of scholarships and studentships are available at postgraduate level. Some scholarships are funded by the University (such as the York Master's Opportunity Scholarship) and some are funded by Research Councils, alumni, businesses and charities. Please check with the provider for details.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of York York YO10 5DD Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
01904 325052