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Commerce with a Specialisation in Human Resource Management

12 months
38000 AUD/year
28310 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Human Resource Management is a critical function in any organisation with HR Managers playing a strategic role in the success of an organisation and its people. This Master of Commerce with a Specialisation in Human Resource Management at Macquarie University is designed to develop your theoretical knowledge and practice in the area of Human Resource Management at an advanced level.

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HRM involves a wide range of activities associated with the management of employees and the employment relationship, including the recruitment, selection, remuneration, development and retention of staff.

Key features:

  • Units are taught by experienced practitioner-academics.
  • You will undertake a combination of broad and detailed areas of study.
  • Opportunities to develop research skills and a research project, as well as the completion of a capstone unit.

Career Opportunities

  • Change Agent
  • Employee Relations Manager
  • Equity and Diversity Manager
  • HR Development Manager
  • HR Consultant
  • HR Co-ordinator/Manager
  • Learning and Development Manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Work, Organisation and Management
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Intermediate Managerial Accounting
  • Company Law
  • Principles of Finance
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Modelling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students: It is a good idea to apply at least two to three months before Session begins.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements


  • Australian level 7 bachelor's qualification or recognised equivalent

To apply for an undergraduate program, international students will need to have completed one or more of the following academic qualifications:

  • A recognised senior secondary school qualification or university entrance examination, such as the New South Wales Higher School Certificate (NSW HSC) or other equivalent Australian or overseas high school qualification
  • A recognised university Foundation course
  • A recognised 2 or 3-year Diploma, Advanced Diploma or Associate Degree
  • At least one year of a university degree from a recognised institution

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38000 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    28310 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28310 AUD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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Commerce with a Specialisation in Human Resource Management
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