Human Resource Management

Doncaster College

36 months
2630 GBP/year
2630 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Human Resource Management course at the Doncaster College is designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills to make an improved contribution to the management of people in your current or future employing organisation.


Course overview

You should be self directed and able to act autonomously by applying knowledge and skills gained to your management practice. You will creatively deal with complex human resource issues and uncertainty through using systematic models and procedures.

At the Human Resource Management course at the Doncaster College you will communicate clearly to a range of audiences using a variety of media and be able to recognise the need for, and have the ability to implement and manage, change.

You will be confident in a variety of team roles and take leadership roles where appropriate and make decisions in complex and unpredictable situations.

You will make the strategic alignment between an organisation’s strategic goals and their human resource strategy.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Developing and Applying Business Skills from an HR perspective
  • The Context of Human Resources and the role of Employee Engagement
  • Managing Employment Relations through effective Leadership and Development
  • Resourcing, Talent Management and Reward
  • Research Methods

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

You will need:

  • An undergraduate degree or another qualification of a satisfactory standard for postgraduate admission(Level 6 or equivalent, preferably in a business related course) or:
  • A CIPD Certificate in Business Awareness and Advanced Professional Study (CBAAPS) or the Developing Business Awareness and Study Skills Award (DBASS) or equivalent, PLUS three years HR experience at advisory level or:
  • An equivalent Level 6 qualification in a relevant subject (Management, Human Resource Management, Learning and Development) PLUS three years HR experience at advisory level. We will also consider non-graduates with a minimum of three years relevant HR experience at the appropriately senior level of responsibility.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2630 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2630 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2630 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2630 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.


Financial Support available for most students

Financial Support is available to most students in some form, including:

  • Bursaries
  • Student Loans
  • Grants
  • Returning Full Time Students
  • Disabled Students' Allowances (DSAs)
  • Part Time Students

HE Bursary

The Undergraduate HE Bursary is only available for returning students from academic year 2010-11 & 2011-12.

Returning students can apply for the same award that they have previously received in other academic years.

Forms are available to the side, or you can pick a form up from The Hub N.5.616 or at High Melton RA11. The closing date for applications is Friday 21st December 2012.

Access to Learning Fund (ALF)

The Access to Learning Fund (ALF) is made available to the College by the Government to enable the provision of discretionary financial assistance for eligible students to help them access and remain in higher education when they are experiencing genuine financial hardship. As well as providing help to students who need financial assistance to meet extra costs that cannot be met from other sources of support, the Fund can help to alleviate unexpected severe financial hardship. Students who may be considering leaving higher education because of financial difficulties are particularly encouraged to apply.


The University Centre Doncaster is participating in the new Government National Scholarship Scheme and has 27 scholarships for full-time undergraduates entering Higher Education in the 2012/13 academic year.

The National Scholarship Programme is in place to help students from low income families who are entering Higher Education in 2012/13 and is jointly funded by the Government and The University Centre Doncaster.

If you are a full-time student, our National Scholarship Programme awards a £3,000 discount against your tuition fees (please note that if you are awarded a Scholarship, this support is for the 2012/13 academic year only).

To be considered for a National Scholarship, students must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Have an assessed household residual income of £25,000 or less (please note that meeting this essential eligibility criteria does not guarantee entitlement to a Scholarship)
  • Be enrolling onto the first year of their first full-time undergraduate programme of study at Doncaster College in the academic year 2012/13
  • Be ordinarily resident in England and classed as a home student for funding purposes
  • The following groups, irrespective of income, will not be eligible for a National Scholarship:
  • Learners who are ordinarily resident in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland
  • Those who are NHS funded
  • Those funded by the Training & Development Agency for Schools
  • Those students directly continuing from one programme to another (i.e. from a Foundation Degree or HND onto the final year of a Degree programme)
  • Those learners who transfer in from another institution
  • Those learners studying a postgraduate programme
  • Those learners whose fees are paid or partially paid through a sponsorship arrangement

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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