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Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management | 2018
Testamur Title of Degree:
Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management
UOW Course Code:
Total Credit Points:
2 trimesters part-time
Faculty of Business
Trimester 1, 2, 3
The Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management is designed for those who are seeking to progress their career in Human Resources or those currently working in the industry who wish to gain a relevant postgraduate qualification to update their skills and knowledge.
Entry Requirements & Credit Arrangements
Information on academic and English language requirements, as well as eligibility for credit for prior learning, is available from the Course Finder.
Course Learning Outcomes
Course Learning Outcomes are statements of learning achievement that are expressed in terms of what the learner is expected to know, understand and be able to do upon completion of a course. Students graduating from this course will be able to demonstrate:
|1||Demonstrate an advanced discipline-specific knowledge in core areas of business|
|2||Synthesise relevant principles and concepts in a business context|
|3||Propose integrated solutions to business problems using theoretical knowledge, technical skills, critical and/ or creative thinking.|
|4||Apply principles of social responsibility when critically evaluating situations and making business decisions.|
|5||Communicate complex disciplinary information for the intended audience and purpose: (a) orally and, (b) in writing|
|6||Reflect on professional interpersonal skills whilst working with others to produce agreed outputs|
The Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management Curriculum map illustrates where course learning outcomes are taught, practiced and assessed within subjects in the program.
Candidates are required to complete four (4) subjects (24 credit points) according to the list below.
|Subject Code||Subject Name||Credit Points|
|MGNT803||Organisational Behaviour and Management *||6|
|MGNT908||Human Resources Development||6|
|MGNT930||Strategic Human Resource Management||6|
|MGNT969||Job Analysis, Recruitment and Selection||6|
|* Students should complete this subject within their first session of study. Those who have an academic background in Human Resource Management may complete one of the elective^ subjects listed below in place of the MGNT803 Organisational Behaviour and Management (subject to academic approval):|
|MGNT915||Management of Change||6|
|MGNT923||Contemporary Issues in International Business||6|
|MGNT963||Management of Workplace Health and Safety||6|
|MGNT978||Cross Cultural Management||6|
|OPS 935||Project Management||6|
- A limited number of elective subjects will be offered each session.
- Please click the subject codes in the above table for information on sessions of offer for each subject at different locations. For information regarding timetables, tutorials, and classes please the visit the Timetables and Classes page.
Credit and articulation arrangements are available from the Course Finder. Refer to UOW's credit arrangements for information on how to apply for credit.
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