The Human Resource Management (Top-Up) at the University of Northampton will build upon your existing qualification and top it up so that you obtain a qualification at Masters level.
This course offers you the opportunity to meet your continuing professional requirements as a human resource practitioner and enrich your career prospects.
The MA is designed for those who have completed their Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Postgraduate Diploma and aims to provide a means by which the continuing professional and personal needs of human resource practitioners may be met. This course aims to extend your understanding and competence whilst enhancing your ability to think strategically about management and organisational change.
The complete course runs over one year part-time or distance learning. Attendance for the part-time taught course is from January to March.
If you are studying this course via distance learning you should expect to spend between 10 to 20 hours per week for each module engaging with online activities and study through NILE as well as self-directed study time. You are expected to undertake the Research Methods and Dissertation module in your first trimester and complete your Dissertation over the duration of the course. Typical time to completion is 12 months.
More informationVisit official programme website
Previous topics have included the following:
- An analysis of measures to re-engage the workforce after a major restructuring and downsizing programme’
- An investigation of the human effects of organisational change in a merger and the role of the HR Function in influencing and supporting culture change’
- Alternative strategies for identifying and tackling major HR challenges in the decade ahead’
- 12 months
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DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Human Resource Management View 1363 other Masters in Management, Organisation & Leadership in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
If you have successfully completed the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) Postgraduate Diploma you will be eligible to apply for this course.
International2475 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2475 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA2475 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2475 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
Distance Learning: £2,205(60 credits)
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