Overview

Human Resource Management is an approach that focuses on enhancing organisational effectiveness and the satisfaction of each employees needs. Human Resource management holds that both organisational goals and employee needs are mutual and compatible.

Human Resource Management has various tasks that include:

  • The conducting of job analyses
  • Orientation and training of employees
  • Managing wages and salaries of employees
  • Evaluating performance of employees
  • Assisting and resolving disputes
  • Communicating with all employees at all levels
  • Involved and responsible for an organisation's HR strategy
  • Assisting with organisational development
  • On-boarding ( instead of orientation) and training and development of employees
  • Recruiting and selecting excellent employees for suitable jobs

Qualification information

  • BCom Human Resource Management with Labour Relations
  • Duration: 3 years full-time

[Qualification 5FMH01 P/M/V]

Admission requirements

  •  APS of 24
  • Maths level 3 (40% or more) / Maths Literacy level 7 (60% or more)
  • Additional requirements may apply as per Faculty yearbook/calender

 

Campuses where programme is offered

  • Potchefstroom [P]
  • Vanderbijlpark [V]
  • Mafikeng [M]

Professional bodies 

 

South African Board For People Practices 

For more information visit their website:

http://sabpp.co.za/

 

 

 

Institute of People Management:

For more information visit their website:

http://www.ipm.co.za/

 

 

Career opportunities 

  • Human Resources Manager
  • HR Consultant
  • International Human Resources Professional
  • Human Resources Executive (Chief HR Officer or Vice President of Human Resources)
  • Training & Development Manager
  • Employee Education Consultant
  • HR Entrepreneur
  • Human Resource Management Administrator
  • Human Resource Business Partner
  • Human Resource Management Generalist
  • Learning and Development Practitioner

BA in Human Resource Management

Qualification in the programme

  • BA in Human Resource Management
  • Duration: 3 years full-time

[Qualification 5FDH01 M]

See yearbook for more information

Admission Requirements

  • APS of 21
  • English level 4 (50% or more)
  • Maths level 3 (40% or more) / Maths Literacy level 4 (50% or more)
  • Additional requirements may apply as per Faculty yearbook/calendar
  • Don't meet the requirements? See below for information regarding the Extended programme

Campus where programme is offered

  • Mafikeng [M]

Professional bodies

*See above

Career opportunities

*See above

BA in Human Resource Management Extended Programme

Qualification in the programme

  • BA in Human Resource Management
  • Duration: 4 years full-time

[Qualification 5XDH01 M]

See yearbook for more information

Admission requirements

  • APS of 20
  • English level 3 (40% or more)
  • Maths level 3 (40% or more) / Maths Literacy level 4 (50% or more)
  • Additional requirements may apply as per Faculty yearbook/calender

Campus where programme is offered

  • Mafikeng [M]

Professional Bodies

*See above

Career opportunities

*See above