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Human Resource Management (Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

**OVERVIEW**Human Resource (HR) professionals manage people within organisations. To do this successfully, they need in depth legal and regulatory knowledge about employment. Working in this area offers many opportunities to make a difference, both to individuals and a business.HR management covers everything from attracting and retaining staff to engaging and developing key people across teams.**Preparing for your future**This foundation course will give you the basic knowledge and skills you need to undertake a full degree in HR Management.It’s designed to lead onto our BA (Hons) Human Resource Management degree. You’ll study subjects such as business intelligence and accounting, finance and economics in a business setting. This will give you a good overview of the environment in which HR managers work. You’ll also develop your academic and study skills to prepare you for degree-level study.We welcome students from traditional and non-traditional backgrounds. This means anyone can join a foundation year and use it as a stepping stone to a full degree.Once you successfully complete this course, you’ll be ready to your degree. You can study for three years, or four years and include a work placement or year studying abroad in your course.**FEATURES AND BENEFITS**- **Triple crown** – study in a Business School that has prestigious triple accreditation from EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA.- **Money matters** – you can apply for student finance (eg tuition fee loan, student loan and student maintenance grant) in the same way as other students.- **Study in Manchester** – a global city home to a huge range of organisations, from small creative agencies to large corporations.- **Placements** – as part of the four-year degree, discover what it’s like to work in HR management through our excellent industry connections, or study abroad at an international partner institution.- **Learn a different language** – boost your international employment prospects by studying a language as part of your full degree.- **Regular industry events** – attend guest talks and masterclasses delivered by leading professionals and network with recruiting businesses at key industry events.- **Develop transferable skills** – develop your team working, presentation and interview skills to lay strong foundations before progressing to your full degree.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 17,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Manchester Metropolitan University

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  • Campus address

    Manchester Metropolitan University, All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester, Manchester, M15 6BH, England

The university welcomes a diverse international student population of over 3,500 students from more than 120 countries around the world.
Each year a range of welcome events are organised to help new students settle into university, explore the city and prepare for academic studies.
English courses can help to build language confidence and knowledge of UK culture. Students can study at the university's British Council accredited centre.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    66th out of 123 3

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    124 57%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    67 67%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%



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