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Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Human Resource Management

Programme Purpose

The Postgraduate Diploma programme is an embedded award in the Master of Science in Human Resource Management. It is offered to learners who do not progress to, or wish to complete, the research component of the full Masters programme. Semester one (FT) lays the groundwork for the programme and encompasses mostly foundational modules that focus on providing a solid and comprehensive understanding of the relevant concepts of Human Capital and Organisational Behaviour, a proficiency in the legal aspects of HR) as well as Equality, Diversity and Inclusion while also offering HR analytical (HR Analytics) knowledge. Semester two (FT) builds on this by covering advanced modules in which the knowledge, understanding and skills acquired in the first semester can be employed. Semester two modules offer applied skills in topics such as: Reinventing Performance Management, Dynamic Leadership Development, Applied Strategic Management, and Contemporary issues in Human Resource Management which focus on the human-centred capabilities and behaviours. Learners develop advanced practical skills in essential areas such as employment law, performance management, HR diagnosis and strategy. It is a 1 year full-time, 18month part-time programme with four 5 ECTS and four 10 ECTS taught modules.

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Centres offering Postgraduate Diploma in Science in Human Resource Management

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Dublin Business School Exams Office, 13/14 Aungier Street,, Dublin 2 , D02 WC04. 01 417 7500