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Management (Human Resource Management), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #400 (QS) , | Online
Find your talent as a human resource manager with the Master of Management (Human Resource Management) offered at La Trobe University  


Management (Human Resource Management) offered at La Trobe University  teaches you how to effectively manage employees within an organisation. You'll gain the skills to plan and implement human resource (HR) policies and activities across corporate, government and not-for-profit sectors.

You'll learn:

  • Management theory and practice
  • Examine the major characteristics of organisational structure and its importance to efficient business operation.
  • Economics
  • Learn a variety of economic concepts and how they can be applied in real-world business and policy-making.
  • Global human resource management
  • Explore the complexities of managing people in a global business context.
  • Strategic management
  • Understand how managers develop and implement strategies in diverse organisational contexts. 

Career outcomes

  • HR manager
  • Oversee the recruitment, training, development and performance monitoring of employees within an organisation.
  • HR business partner
  • Liaise between upper management, HR departments and employees to develop and implement effective HR policies and initiatives.
  • Recruitment consultant
  • Find candidates and match them to temporary or permanent positions with client businesses.


The Master of Management (Human Resource Management) is accredited by the Australian Human Resources Institute.Professional registration may require an application to the professional body and may have additional or ongoing requirements beyond the completion of the degree. Please contact the relevant professional body for details.

Programme Structure

Courses include
  • Sustainable Management and Marketing
  • Organisational Behaviour
  • Principles of Economice
  • Statistics for Business and Finance
  • Management Practice and Theory
  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance
  • Human Resource Management in a Global Economy
  • Strategic Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

CRICOS code: 077454M

An Australian Bachelor's degree in any discipline or an approved equivalent qualification. Admission may be granted to applicants without an undergraduate degree but with five or more years of relevant work experience. In making an offer to an applicant, the university may give consideration to a range of factors including English proficiency, academic record and employment experience

Tuition Fee

  • International

    36600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 36600 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    28800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28800 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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