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Human Resource Management (Coursework), MCom

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Human Resource Management programme was especially designed with this in mind, and therefore integrates theoretical components with a practical module where students are guided and coached in taking strategic decisions and thereby becoming HR leaders in industry. 

You will learn essential skills in taking strategic decisions and apply fundamental competencies of Strategic Human Resource Management, Talent Management, Leadership, Human Resource Metrics, Diversity Dynamics, Change Dynamics and Labour Relations Practice which is rounded off by a Research Methodology module and a mini-dissertation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methodology 801 
  • Human resource management/lndustrial and organisational psycholoü practice 801 
  • Cross-cultural psychology 802 
  • Advanced assessment 803 
  • Leadership 804 
  • Strategic human resource management 805 
  • Mini-dissertation: Human resources management 895 
  • Change dynamics 802 
  • Applied research 801 
  • Talent management 806 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    83

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

  • Relevant BCom Honours degree with an average of at least 65%.
  • A candidate may be refused admission to a master’s degree by the postgraduate committee of the department if he/she does not comply with the standard of competence in the subject as determined by the department 
  • The head of department concerned may set additional admission requirements. 
  • Specific departments have specific requirements for admission. 
  • The number of students will be determined in line with the growth strategy of the University of Pretoria as approved by the Executive.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1296 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1296 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    1296 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1296 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
R16 330 per annum

Living costs for Pretoria

  • 8592 - 10310 ZAR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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