Staffordshire University: Strategic Human Resource Management

InstitutionStaffordshire University View institution profile
Department Staffordshire Business School
Telephone 01782 294000
Study type Taught


Climb the human resources career ladder or forge a brand-new career in the development and management of employees with a professionally recognised qualification in strategic human resource management.

Our part-time programme is delivered on Tuesday evenings, between 5:00pm and 9:00pm and is designed to develop effective human resources professionals with skills and knowledge to support business change. Our course is approved by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and is mapped to their level 7 Diploma qualification. The CIPD is the UK’s leading association for the recognition human resource professionals.

You’ll study modules that are relevant to contemporary work issues, including Leading, Managing and Developing people and Investigating a Business Issue from a HR Perspective. Our broad range of core and optional modules will work in challenging you to consider how different HRM approaches are the key to success in corporate environments.

The course focuses on achieving professional capability in the key areas of people management and development. You will Integrate on and off-campus learning and have the opportunity to attend a highly regarded away-day linked to the Developing Skills for Business Leadership module delivered in year one.

At Staffordshire University, we have over 25 years’ experience of preparing students for their professional qualifications, and we want you to our ranks of former students at senior HR levels in local and national organisations.

On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: MA Strategic Human Resource Management


Staffordshire University

At Staffordshire University, we provide high-quality postgraduate education across a wide range of subject areas including computing, design, law, psychology, engineering and healthcare. Whether you want to push the boundaries of your professional practice, or you are challenging yourself with a change in career – Staffordshire university can help you achieve your goals.

Our main campus is based in Stoke-on-Trent, with the major cities of Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool all under an hour’s commute.  Plus, we have a specialist healthcare Centre of Excellence in Stafford and Staffordshire University London’s Digital Institute offering the latest in tech courses …

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