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Human Resource Management MA Top Up

OVERVIEW

This course runs in September 2016.

This course is aimed at HR practitioners who wish to gain a masters qualification in Human Resource Management. The programme allows you to explore HR within your organisation and progress to a more strategic level.

WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

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This course has been developed with your future career as its focus, by choosing to study at Coventry you will benefit from flexible attendance modes between two day workshops and evening sessions.

HOW WILL THIS COURSE BE TAUGHT?

Research methods: this involves one piece of coursework of approximately 3000 words.

Dissertation: this involves a 15,000 word dissertation on the subject of your choice, normally in the organisation within which you work.

Entry Requirements

You will normally hold graduate or associate membership of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, a postgraduate diploma in Personnel Management, Human Resource Management or Human Resource Development and have relevant professional experience.

HOW TO APPLY

To find out more about how to apply, click on the Apply For This Course button above. Many of our courses offer a part-time study option. Note that the part-time mode of study is not applicable to international students, unless you hold a relevant visa – please check with the international office.

Please note: we have a range of taught postgraduate awards to suit your needs, from Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma to a full Master's Degree (MA, MBA, MSc, LLM). In most cases you can decide to exit at Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma level, without carrying onto the full Master's qualification.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?

This programme is suited to graduates whose interests are exploring the relationship between HR and other organisational functions that contribute to personnel practitioners achieving corporate objectives.

It gives students the ability to seek promotional opportunities within the HR field and improve their career prospects. The strategic aspect of this course enables students to seek promotional opportunities within the HR field and improve their career prospects.

GLOBAL LEADERS PROGRAMME

Centre for Global Engagement logoTo prepare students for the challenges of the global employment market and to strengthen and develop their broader personal and professional skills Coventry University has developed a unique Global Leaders Programme.

The objectives of the programme, in which postgraduate and eligible undergraduate students can participate, is to provide practical career workshops and enable participants to experience different business cultures.

Click here for further details on the Global Leaders Programme.

 

Further information

If you click on the Order a Prospectus button above, we will send you a printed Postgraduate Prospectus; alternatively you can download a pdf prospectus.

To find out more information about Postgraduate Study at Coventry University, including finance and funding and the benefits of further study, see our Postgraduate Study pages.

APPLY FOR THIS COURSE ORDER A PROSPECTUS
Course code:
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Duration:
  • 1 year part-time

Qualification:
  • Top-up Courses
  • Postgraduate Degree (MBA / MSc / MA / MPA)

Course type:
  • Part time

Fees:
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Contact Details:

This course is only available to UK/EU students.