In a nutshell
Accelerate your career with the sought-after skills built in this online Graduate Certificate of Human Resource Management course from Edith Cowan University.
Designed for students with no prior academic experience in human resources, this 100% online course provides the core skills and knowledge required to qualify in HR and grow an exciting career. This qualification is designed and delivered by industry-connected academics, and is closely aligned with the changing needs of today’s business world.
Across three subjects, you’ll learn the fundamentals of the human resources profession, how to manage people and organisations, and how to skillfully manage employee relations. This course puts graduates in a position to work in human resources, employee relations, recruitment, training, and people and culture roles after course completion — or helps people working in this field formalise existing experience with a recognised academic qualification.
Delivered entirely online, this part-time degree is flexible, to suit your circumstances. Your online learning is supported by Edith Cowan University’s dedicated team of Student Success Advisors — helping you feel supported and connected, no matter where you are.
If you’re looking for a rewarding professional career working directly with people, or want the theoretical framework to support your existing experience, this qualification is your next career step.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Have any bachelor's degree; OR
- Have equivalent prior learning including at least five years relevant professional experience.
Applicants must also meet minimum English language requirements.
In this human resources course, the subjects you may study include:
- Managing people and organisations
- Human resource management fundamentals
- Managing employee relations
Why Edith Cowan University Online?
Edith Cowan University is consistently rated in the top Australian universities for student experience and teaching quality and ranked #9 in the world for quality education in 2020.
Accessible, Flexible and Accelerated: Study anywhere, anytime with our flexible online format delivered in accelerated mode, allowing you to earn your degree and put your skills into practice sooner
Fully Supported: Be supported throughout your study journey by a personal Student Success Advisor and online learning community of like-minded students and friendly, accessible staff.
Job-Ready Skills, Relevant to Industry: Gain a wide range of skills, identified and designed by industry experts, to meet the complex and evolving needs of the industry. Our accelerated program means you graduate and put your skills into practice sooner than traditional part-time study options.
Edith Cowan University provides ongoing support to all students enrolled in online courses that encourages them to reach their potential.