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Wolverhampton Business School

Human Resource Management (Top up)

MA Part-time Day and Evening 1 year

This top-up course is aimed at those who hold the postgraduate diploma in Human Resource Management and wish to further progress to a professional level.

This top-up course is aimed at those who hold the postgraduate diploma in Human Resource Management and wish to further progress to a professional level.

  • Institute Code W75
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  • Start Date(s) 28 September 2020
  • Award MA
  • Study Mode Part-time Day and Evening
  • Course Length Part-time Day and Evening (1 year)
  • Campus Location Wolverhampton City Campus
  • School Wolverhampton Business School

Why choose this course?

This top-up course is aimed at those who hold the postgraduate diploma in Human Resource Management and wish to further progress to a professional level. It will help you to achieve your career goals.

You will undertake an independent research project of your choice, supported by an academic supervisor, who will enable you to complete this worthwhile Masters in Human Resource Management (top up).

The course will assist you to make a strategic contribution to any organisation; it will also advance your career allowing you to successfully compete for higher level posts within the field of HR.

 

What happens on the course?

 

 

Course Modules

Potential Career Paths

The CIPD is world renowned for developing the standards for the HR profession, and for anyone wishing to pursue or further their career within the field of HR it is essential that a CIPD postgraduate qualification is obtained, giving membership to the professional body. A masters level qualification enhances those skills gained through the completion of a CIPD postgraduate qualification.
 
International, national and local recruitment to the field of HR is growing and as such competition for employment is high.

Additional Information

Everything you need to know about this course!

Our business school holds devolved status from the CIPD and was given after ten years of student performance above the national average in all areas.

 1. Synthesise relevant critical thinking through academic research completing an independent research project/dissertation at masters level.

 

Location Mode Fee Year
Home/EU Part-time £2484 per year 2019-20
Home/EU Part-time £2550 per year 2020-21

These fees are applicable for new entrants in 2019/20. Fees are for the academic year only, any subsequent years may be subject to an annual increase, usually in line with inflation.

The entry requirement for the part time MA HRM (top up) is a postgraduate diploma in Human Resource Management.

Postgraduate Loans: Are available for taught and research Masters courses for students resident in England. For more information on eligibility and how to apply online visit: www.gov.uk/postgraduate-loan

Charitable Funding: You might also want to explore the possibility of funding from charitable trusts; please see the following websites www.acf.org.ukwww.dsc.org.uk/fundingwebsites or www.family-action.org.uk. Most charities and trust funds offer limited bursaries targeted to specific groups of students so you will need to research whether any of them are relevant to your situation.

University Postgraduate Loyalty Discount: The University also offers a postgraduate loyalty discount (https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/financial-support/postgraduate-study/postgraduate-loyalty-discount/): If you have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Wolverhampton, you may be eligible for a 20% discount on the first year of a taught postgraduate programme.

Financial Hardship: Students can apply to the Dennis Turner Opportunity Fund (https://www.wlv.ac.uk/study-here/money-matters/financial-support/dennis-turner-opportunity-fund/) for help with course related costs however this cannot be used for fees or to cover general living costs.

If you are paying for the fees yourself then the fees can be paid in 3 instalments: November, January and April. More information can be found at www.wlv.ac.uk/howtopay

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