OTHM Qualifications, UK or
Douglas Business School
Online - Distance Learning
No. of modules
6 (from EduQual)
8 (from OTHM Qualifications)
All year round
Diploma in Human Resource Management (HRM) offers learners without prior experience the knowledge and skills they need to be operationally effective in a career in the Human Resource Management field. For those learners that have prior experience in Human Resource Management and who also possess a professional qualification, the pathway through this programme will develop their professional competence.
This pathway consists of two stages:
Stage 1: Diploma in Human Resource Management
Stage 2: MA in Human Resource Management from University of Northampton
Successful completion of the Stage 1 Diploma will enable direct entry onto the Stage 2 Top-Up programme.
Diploma in Human Resource Management
MA in Human Resource Management
(Top-up dissertation stage)
Awarded by University of Northampton
‘Dissertation and Research Methods’
For entry onto the Stage 1 Diploma applicants will typically posses:
A UK Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent and two years managerial work experience OR;
At least five years managerial work experience (evaluated on an individual basis) AND;
A good command of English (equivalent to IELTS 6.5 or above)
What You Receive
You receive all the materials and support you need to help you balance study with your work and home commitments. The programme structure and learning materials allow you to study at your own convenience and develop your own study schedule while offering opportunities for you to engage with your peers.
The following will be included via the multifaceted online learning platform:
Course materials: Access structured lecture notes, case studies and assessment materials through a state-of-the-art online Learning Platform (ELP).
Online webinars: Receive both live and recorded lectures from subject experts.
A dedicated one-to-one tutor: Receive comprehensive support throughout the course and supervision throughout the dissertation writing proces
Comprehensive e-library: Read recommended study texts and reference books.
Mintel market reports: Company reports, financial analysis and industry information.
Access to an international online community to keep in touch and share with fellow students and lecturers.
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