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 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Human Resource Management 
Programme Code84A23
Awarding InstitutionNorthumbria University, UK    
Programme Starting Date30 Sep 2019
Aims and ObjectivesThis top-up degree programme is designed for holders of Associate Degree or Higher Diploma. This programme aims to provide students with a thorough grounding in the field of human resources management. It will equip students with the relevant skills, knowledge and understanding that are required in this challenging, yet highly rewarding field. Students will also have the chance to develop reflective practices and critical thinking skills. These attributes are essential for a manager to handle changes in this modern society.
Features- Newcastle Business School (NBS) of Northumbria University (NU) is part of an elite group of business schools worldwide, having been awarded Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) double accreditation in business and accounting.

- Newcastle Business School won the Business School of the Year award at the Times Higher Education Awards 2015.

- Northumbria University is ranked joint 48th in Times Higher Education's UK University Rankings 2019 and 50th in "Business and Management Studies" in the UK (The Complete University Guide 2019)

- 34th intake since January 2003*

- Accumulative total of around 5,000* graduates in various professions in Hong Kong

- The curriculum, syllabuses and assessments are identical to those delivered on campus in Newcastle

- Students will be assessed by assignments (some modules may also have a written examination)

- Students will be awarded the degree by NU upon successful completion of study

- Classes are held at PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus or PolyU West Kowloon Campus

- Supported by web-based learning materials

- Students can access PolyU library facilities

- Scholarship opportunities are available for students with outstanding academic results

- Students may apply, on a competitive basis, to attend the English Language and Cultural Learning Programme at Northumbria University in Newcastle and experience the life and culture in the UK during the Summer Term. Successful candidates will be required to contribute part of the costs involved.

- Students are eligible to apply for the Government's Extended Non-means-tested Loan

* These figures cover other Northumbria University programmes offered at SPEED.
Normal Duration2 years (Part-time)
Medium of InstructionEnglish
Programme LeaderDr Anthony Wong Yuk-sun MBA, MSc, MSc, DSocSc, MHKIHRM