People are one of the most important resources an organisation has to deliver its business. Human Resources Management is therefore a core business enabler, for all kinds of organisations, whether service or manufacturing; local or regionally focused to the reach of a global operation. HR professionals fulfil business-crucial, interesting and varied roles, from recruitment and talent management to employee relations, engagement, performance and reward. The HR team also help lead the people part of organisational development initiatives, which can involve developing the culture or capability of... READ MORE
  • Degree Bachelors
  • Study Type Full-time
  • Study Length 36 months
  • Start Date Sep, Jan
  • Tuition Fees 34,500 GBP
Modules (20)
  • Solving Business Problems
  • Financial Decision Making
  • Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Processes and Systems
  • Academic & Personal Development
  • International Business Environment
  • Personal and Organisational Development
  • Human Resource Management in Practice
  • Change, Work and Diversity
  • Markets and Customers
  • Business Performance Management
  • Global Citizenship, International Literacy and Employab...
  • Global and International Business Contexts
  • Rewarding Relationships
  • Culture and Organisations
  • Employee Resourcing and Development
  • Dissertation
  • Strategic Management and Leadership
  • Applied Business Ethics
Entry requirements
  • A-levels : BBB
  • IELTS : 6 - A British Council International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 5.5
  • International Baccalaureate : 26
  • PTE Academic : 54 - Pearson Academic score of 54 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 51
  • SQA Advanced : BBC
  • SQA Highers : BBBBC
  • UCAS Tariff : 300
  • Other : Most full-time and sandwich first degrees, extended degrees, DipHE and HND courses require that application is made through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) Clearing House.

    If you are at school or college, staff there will advise you on how to apply. If you are not at school or college, you can apply using the UCAS secure, web-based online application system ucasapply.

    Applicants apply via UCAS apply wherever there is access to the internet, and full instructions and an online help facility is available. Application details can be checked and printed at any time, text for personal statements and references can be copied and pasted into applications from a word processing package, and applications can normally be processed by the relevant Clearing House within one working day once submitted.

    Decision Making Process: When Northumbria University receive your application it will be forwarded to the Admissions Tutor who will consider your application in accordance with the University’s Admissions Policy.

    Most subject areas do not require applicants to attend an interview as part of the selection procedure. However, if the standard procedure is to interview candidates, this is specified in the degree programme entrance requirements. Some courses, such as Health, Social Work and Teacher Training, require specific checks or requirements to be put in place during the normal selection process. These are detailed on the individual course details pages.

    Fairness and Transparency: The University is committed to a system of admissions that ensures fairness, transparency and equal opportunities within the legal framework of the UK and best practice. All reasonable effort will be made to ensure that no prospective or existing student is unreasonably treated less favourably on the grounds of age, race, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, creed, disability, sexual orientation, gender, marital or parental/carer status, political belief or social or economic class, or any other type of discrimination.

    What Happens Next:You will receive one of the following from UCAS or Northumbria University Admissions Office;

    Conditional offer which depends on you achieving certain grades from forthcoming examinations, completing relevant checks, or other requirements prior to entry. You may be asked to send us a copy of your certificates/qualifications once these have been received to enable us to confirm your offer. Not all examination results are sent to Universities via UCAS.
    Unconditional offer if you have already satisfied entry requirements.
    Reject your application.

    Compulsory Requirements: Five GCSEs at grade C or above including English Language and Mathematics.

    Plus one of the following:
    GCE and VCE Advanced Level: 300 UCAS Tariff points (in the region of BBB).

    Edexcel/BTEC National: Distinction, Distinction, Merit.

    Scottish Highers: BBBBC at Higher level, BBC at Advanced Higher.

    Irish Highers: ABBBB

    Advanced Diploma: Grade C in the Progression Diploma, plus 100 UCAS Tariff points from GCE/VCE A level or BTEC National Award.

    IB Diploma: 26 points

    Other QAA-recognised access programme: Full Access award, to include a substantial Mathematical component at Level 2/3. Some units to be achieved at Distinction, others at Merit.

    International/English Language Requirements:
    International applicants are required to have one of the following English language qualifications with grades as shown below.

    A British Council International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 6.0 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 5.5
    Pearson Academic score of 54 (or above) with a minimum score in each component of Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking of 51
    The University also accepts many other English language qualifications and if you have any questions about our English Language requirements please contact the International Admissions Office and we will be glad to assist you.

    Advanced Entry: Applications are also invited from students with appropriate qualifications for advanced entry onto level 5 or 6 (year 2 or year 3) of the programme. Each application will be considered on an individual basis.