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Start Date:Duration:Level:Study mode:Course location:Course Type:
15/09/20201 Year3Part-Time - DayWashington CampusProfessional Qualifications
16/09/20201 Year3Part-Time EveningWashington CampusProfessional Qualifications

What’s it all about?

This course if for people with an interest in HR who would like to move in to the industry or are currently working in an HR support role and would like to develop their knowledge and skills and work towards professional membership.

Although no formal qualifications are required you will need an interest in human resources.

Study levelCost
19+1265.00*

You will learn through a combination of lectures, seminars, activity workshops, role play and practical tasks. You will also have individual tutorials.

Your Curriculum Team

Timothy Field

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What’s next?

After successfully completing this course you will have a CIPD qualification that can enhance your career opportunities in the HR industry. You will automatically be eligible to progress to the Level 5 CIPD Diploma in Human Resource Management, at Sunderland College.

Careers

Human resource managers and directors

Human resource managers and directors plan, organise and direct the personnel, training and industrial relations policies of organisations, advise on resource allocation and utilisation problems, measure the effectiveness of an organisation’s systems, methods and procedures and advise on, plan and implement procedures to improve utilisation of labour, equipment and materials.

Medium Salary

£ 50065

4434 people employed as Human resource managers and directors in the current year.

Human resources and industrial relations officers

Human resources and industrial relations officers conduct research and advise on recruitment, training, staff appraisal and industrial relations policies and assist specialist managers with negotiations on behalf of a commercial enterprise, trade union or other organisation.

Medium Salary

£ 29473

5787 people employed as Human resources and industrial relations officers in the current year.

Human resources administrative occupations

Job holders in this unit group provide administrative support for the human resources (HR) operations within organisations.

Medium Salary

£ 22048

1471 people employed as Human resources administrative occupations in the current year.

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.