Edith Cowan University (RTO 4756)
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Build a rewarding new leadership career helping unlock others' potential. It starts with this Master of Human Resources Management course from Edith Cowan University.
Designed for students with previous study experience in an unrelated field, this qualification will equip you with the foundation skills and knowledge required to take your first step towards a career in the exciting and dynamic field of human resources management. If you love working with people and want to use your skills to see others succeed, this course is your next career step.
You'll study key aspects of human resources management, including leading teams, organisational development, cross-cultural work, strategic development and promoting safe and healthy workplaces. With a focus on fundamental theoretical concepts of human resources and the vital role human resources play in an organisation's overall performance, this advanced qualification will set you up for a career as a transformative leader -- not just someone who signs payslips.
Help people and organisations respond to their biggest challenges and equip yourself with the leadership skills to make a meaningful difference.
You may be eligible to apply for a postgraduate course at ECU if you meet the following:
English competency: If you've successfully completed units at an Australian, Canadian, American or UK university provider, you may meet English competency standards. Submit your academic transcript for assessment.
Special Admission Requirements: All applicants are required to have an AQF Level 7 Bachelor degree in a discipline other than Human Resource Management, or an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management, with equivalents considered. Alternatively, applicants can apply with equivalent prior learning, including at least five years appropriate professional experience.
In this human resources course, the subjects you may study include:
Students feel happy, well supported and well educated when they study with ECU, in fact, in the 2018 QILT survey, Edith Cowan University received the highest student experience rating of all Australian public universities.
When you study with ECU, you’ll have access to expert course advice, counselling, diversity and disability services, transnational and national program support, student success programs, careers and employability services... just to name a few.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
You can also choose to study this course entirely online.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a Master of Human Resources Management from Edith Cowan University.
This qualification will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge required to seek work in the exciting field of human resources. You may choose to pursue employment as a manager or team leader in areas including human resource management, employment relations, recruitment, talent management, people and culture and organisational development, in a broad range of industries including construction, engineering, arts and media, finance, accounting and mining.
This qualification is accredited by the Australian Human Resources Institute and recognised nationally.
Wondering where a career in human resources could take you? Potential job outcomes may include: Potential human resources career outcomes include: Human Resources Manager, Human Resources Assistant, Human Resources Administrator, Human Resources Manager, Payroll Officer, Change Manager, Work Health & Safety (WHS) Systems Officer, Work Health & Safety Assistant.
Fees may be paid up-front, or financial assistance is available to help with study costs.
For some postgraduate courses, Edith Cowan University offers Commonwealth Supported Places to Australian citizens, permanent residents, permanent humanitarian visa holders and New Zealand citizens.
If you're an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may be able to defer payment of your fees through a FEE-HELP study loan.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $55,874 (2017-18 income year).
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