In a nutshell
This coveted Master of Human Resource Management qualification from UNSW Online is strategically designed to furnish you with practical skills and knowledge relevant to the modern HR landscape, positioning you as a catalyst for positive change in people, performance, and organisational culture. Emphasising a focus on people rather than mere processes, this program facilitates a deep understanding of how to apply effective human resource management approaches to resolve business challenges and shape overall organisational strategy.
By engaging with subject matter experts, you will acquire in-demand and contemporary skills, unlocking immediate career value. The program offers opportunities for career advancement, allowing you to specialise in areas of human resource management aligned with your professional objectives. Alternatively, you can choose a broader path by opting for a more comprehensive selection of electives.
What you’ll need
To do this course, you'll need:
- A recognised bachelor’s degree (or equivalent qualification) in any discipline; OR
- 3 years of relevant work experience in a commercial or public service organisation related to human resources or business; AND
- To be proficient in the English language.
While completing this Master of Human Resource Management qualification from UNSW Online, you will cover the following subjects:
- Human Resource Policies and Practices
- Human Resource Strategies
- Managing People and Organisations
- Introduction to Employment Law
Elective courses (choose eight available electives from the following options):
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion elective courses
- Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
- Employee Wellbeing and Engagement
- Sustainability and Human Resources
Leadership and Organisational elective courses
- Leadership Development
- Organisational Development
Human Resource Analytics elective courses
- Human Resource Analytics
- Human Resource Information Systems
- Introductory Data Analysis
Further elective courses
- Attracting, Evaluating and Retaining Talent
- Career Navigator
- Change Management
- Strategic Consulting Project
- Managing Pay and Performance
- Managing Yourself and Others
Why UNSW Online?
Study 100% Online with UNSW. A World Leader.
UNSW is a globally recognised leader in education, with a focus on industry applicable programs. When you study online with UNSW, you can expect to learn from world-class academics and collaborate with ambitious, like-minded individuals.
Study at Australia’s Global University. Anywhere, anytime.
Studying online at UNSW means that you have the flexibility to shape your studies to fit your life and career goals. The programs have been designed with busy working professionals in mind so you can study one course at a time, 100% online & accelerated, whilst working full-time.
Designed by Industry for Industry.
The UNSW online programs have been developed in close consultation with industry experts equipping you with applicable and career-related skills. UNSW is ranked in the top 3 universities in Australia for graduate employability, and is 27th in the world (QS University World Rankings by Graduate Employability, 2020) with each program offering advanced disciplinary depth, giving you access to the latest thinking and current research.
Student Admissions Advisors:
Investing in the right program for you is important to us and we’re here to help you every step of the way. Our Student Enrolment Advisors are available to assist you with all your program and enrolment queries.
Student Success Advisors:
Studying online does not mean studying alone. We are here to help you make your difference. Throughout your study journey, you will be able to turn to your Student Success Advisor (SSA), who is committed to assisting you at every stage, from enrolment through to graduation. Your SSA is on hand to help with all non-academic queries by phone or email.