Explore HR management strategies and build the key skills for HR practitioners
This qualification offers the opportunity to build HR-related skills and explore HR management strategies.
You will develop your understanding of the role of the HR professional, the nature of professionalism and approaches to addressing ethical dilemmas. You will also develop the skills and understanding needed to work strategically and address business and change management issues.
This certificate is the first stage of a study programme that progresses to a postgraduate diploma and the MSc in Human Resource Management offered by The Open University.
By the end of your studies, you will have covered:
the role of the HR professional
leadership management and development of people within the organisation
the relevance of theory for practice and be able to apply it to improve practice.
management of interpersonal relationships, demonstrating sensitivity to diversity and performing effectively in a team environment
Address the skills needed to succeed in an HR career
Are you aspiring to start an HR career or are you a line manager looking for guidance? On this course, you will learn more about the challenges of HR management in today’s world.
Over two weeks, you will cover a range of topics that will boost your understanding of the skills you’ll need to succeed in your HR career. You will discover challenges in HR like leadership and the effect of globalisation on talent management.
You will reflect on the world of work and the future of employment while addressing some of the challenges you will experience in your own role.
This course is for anyone at the beginning of their HR career or a line management position.