Masters | Postgraduate Course - Masters in Business Administration (Human Resource Management) MBA Course Details within University of Bedfordshire

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Masters in Business Administration (Human Resource Management) MBA

Study Details

MBA 1 year full-time

The MBA (Human Resource Management) is a flagship qualification designed to meet the needs and aspirations of early career individuals through the combination of a general management education with the specialist area of Human Resource Management (HRM).

It is designed for individuals who want to develop their leadership and management skills along with their interest in Human Resource Management and for those seeking fast track career progression opportunities.

This postgraduate degree aims to enhance your professional prospects by developing your capability to apply the latest thinking relating to organisational development and change in the competitive global context. Successful completion of the MBA (Human Resource Management) highlights your potential to have a real impact on the transformation of the organisation you join.

Why choose this course?

The course adopts a practical and applied business curriculum and aims to develop an advanced knowledge of organisations and their effective management in the dynamic competitive global context, and the ability to creatively apply this knowledge and understanding to complex issues to systematically and innovatively enhance strategic business and management practice. 

This offers a challenging learning opportunity to encourage the integration of theory and practice supported by experienced academics with substantial management experience.  

You will work with academics and professors of practice on live consultancy projects with leading employers in organisations across private, public and not-for-profit sectors to support your personal and professional development as a creative and innovative leader with the knowledge and skills needed in the global, knowledge-based economy.

You will develop the attributes and skills expected of post-graduates confirmed by partner industry bodies including the Chartered Management Institute and the Confederation of British Industry, including team-working, negotiation skills, leadership, confidence and the ability to apply critical and creative thinking to complex and unclear problems to develop innovative solutions.

Module details

Unit Information – What Will I Learn?

  • Leading and Managing Organisational Resources
  • Strategy and the Global Competitive Environment
  • International and Comparative Human Resource Management
  • Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Management Practice
  • Theory into Practice Project

Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a good undergraduate degree at Honours level, or equivalent.

We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with appropriate work experience.
 
For international students English competence of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent is required.

Programme Assessment

Assessments are rooted in real life and practical workplace scenarios to enable learning to be transferred to the workplace. Later assessments allow for greater integration and synthesis. Exams are kept to a minimum as the focus is on practical skills such as report writing, presentation and projects.

Student Destinations

The successful completion of your MBA provides a strong foundation for your professional prospects with potential to join an employer in a variety of positions and potential for fast track career progression opportunities.