Human Resources Management
Effective, enthusiastic and empathetic HR professionals play a vital role in employing and nurturing the right staff to ensure an organisation’s success.
This programme will take you through the principles of HR management and emerging practices, whilst covering topics like cultural diversity, job assessment and information systems.
This course will also guide you in identifying areas where change can bring about improved levels of efficiency within your organisation, as well as how to help employees accept change positively. You will also explore the effects of new sociological trends and research methods on the field of HR.
Candidates who apply for this course must possess:
- a qualification at EQF Level 4 (one ‘A’ Level or equivalent in any subject)
- a pass in English* and Mathematics at EQF Level 3 (‘O’ Level or equivalent).
* Students whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
This course is targeted at professionals with HR experience, such as:
- HR coordinator
- HR manager
- training manager
- payslip coordinator
- HR supervisor
The target group can be extended to those who have the experience but lack a formal qualification and wish to have a more thorough background in the subject in order to progress further in their careers.
The programme aims to prepare you for positions in middle-management and other senior roles such as that of an HR manager, head of HR and HR director of any organisation, both in the private and public sector.
You are required to complete 10 compulsory modules (60 ECTS) to fulfil the requirements of this Diploma in Human Resources Management Management.
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Private: Certificate in Human Resources Management
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Diploma in Human Resources Management
How you’ll be assessed
This is a part-time programme and will typically take 42 months to complete. The programme comprises a total of 27 modules. The method of assessment is assignment-based.
The course comprises:
- 6 lectures per module;
- 3-hour lectures;
- 12 hours of online content per module, comprising asynchronous online discussions, tutorials and/or videos.
Course Intake Dates
Reading for the entire Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Human Resources Management as presented in this brochure costs $9,900.*
The cost for the different exit points is as follows:
- Certificate in Human Resources Management: $2,200
- Diploma in Human Resources Management: $4,400
- Higher Diploma in Human Resources Management: $6,600
Due to the modular structure of the course, you may also opt to take individual modules as stand-alone. The entry requirements still apply.
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After a long break from studying, I decided to leave my comfort zone and embark upon a new adventure. But I must say that as soon as the lectures started, I felt at home, and help was forthcoming both from the students – whom I now call my friends – as well as from my lecturers. I am proud to have made the right decision for both my personal goals and for my career.
This course served as a growth plan to new projects and to whatever the future has in store for me. Life is all about growing, and this course led me to new opportunities and to continue growing and learning new skills that I can employ in both my personal life and at the workplace.
Higher Diploma in HR Management