Our MSc in Human Resource Management and Consulting provides a solid foundation in general business management and specialist human resource management knowledge. You will develop skills in consulting and combine theory with practical application through organisational challenges.
Why study Human Resource Management and Consulting?
This course is designed for graduates who want to develop key managerial skills and are interested in a career in human resource management or consultancy.
Our MSc in Human Resource Management and Consulting is a full-time degree that lasts 12 months. It is divided into two semesters and the summer period which runs from June to September. In Semester 1 you will study five compulsory units. In Semester 2, you will study one compulsory unit and select four from an approved selection.
Semester 1 core units
Marketing; Business economics; Human resource management; Cross-cultural management; Consulting: context, theory and practice
Semester 2 core unit
Methods of management research for HRM and consultancy
Example optional units:
Design in management; Understanding employment law; Management consulting: data driven approaches; Project management; Strategy and human resource management; Leading and managing change; Strategies for sustainability; Global governance and accountability
The course will finish with a dissertation. This is a 10,000-15,000 word piece of individual research, supervised by a member of faculty. You will plan and execute your own project, using techniques learned throughout the year.
We know that an important reason for doing a master's degree is to improve your career prospects and our graduates have an impressive employment record.
We have years of experience working with a range of organisations and we will make sure you have access to as many organisations as possible, from day one of your degree. we will also help you to develop the skills needed to achieve your career goals. You will enjoy various timetabled and optional career activities during the year. You'll also have the opportunity to take part in a variety of optional workshops and events designed to improve your CV.
Careers support at Bath :
The School of Management is one of the UK's leading business schools and a leading centre for management research - placed 8th in the UK in the latest REF2014. We are currently ranked 1st for Marketing and 2nd for Business and Management in The Complete University Guide 2018.
Learn about our faculty here: http://www.bath.ac.uk/management/faculty/
Find out how to apply here: http://management-masters.bath.ac.uk/apply/
Visit the Human Resource Management and Consulting (MSc) page on the University of Bath website for more details!