Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources in Africa

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Earning a bachelor's degree is achieved by completing the necessary course of study offered by the college or university you enroll in. Completing this study may take three to seven years depending on where you seek your degree.

A Bachelor in Human Resources has the purpose of developing students’ skills that are related to recruitment, interviewing and the training of employees. Graduates will be able to motivate and train staff, develop healthy and efficient working environments and create new policies.

Africa is a continent of 53 independent countries and a rich mix of native peoples, cultures, economies and history. Africa is the second largest continent in the world.

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Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management

Management College Of Southern Africa MANCOSA
Campus Full time 3 years February 2017 South Africa Durban

The Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management [BCom (Human Resource Management)] is an undergraduate programme that prepares students for managerial roles that contribute to their organisations' performance. [+]

Bachelors in Human Resources in Africa 2017. Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management Programme Code: SAQA-62129 - NQF level 7 - Credits 360 The Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management [BCom (Human Resource Management)] is an undergraduate programme that prepares students for managerial roles that contribute to their organisations' performance. The goal of the human resources management degree is to prepare human resource professionals to deal with the complexities and challenges of managing today's workforce. The BCom (Human Resource Management) programme content is designed to provide a comprehensive coverage of the major human resource responsibilities, addressing strategic and operational aspects. The modules involve both practical and theoretical considerations in the professional development of men and women in the field of human resources in such settings as business, industry, government and non-profit organisations and institutions. Outcomes Upon successful completion of the programme, the student should be able to: Contribute to improving organisational culture and climate. Contribute to improving organisational structures, systems, and work processes. Manage human resourcing strategies and plans. Manage plans and processes for all human resource functions (recruitment, selection, appointment, performance management, planning, compensation, benefits, remuneration, health, safety, training and development). Manage industrial relations strategies and plans. Manage policies and processes for handling discipline, disputes, and grievances. Manage human behaviour in the industrial situation. Behave professionally and ethically in all aspects of human resources management. Programme Structure Year 1 Semester 1 Business Management 1A End User Computing Business Mathematics Economics 1A Semester 2 Business Management 1B Business Communication Financial Accounting Economics 1B Year 2 Semester 1 Business Management 2A Human Resource Management 2A Management Accounting Business Law Semester 2 Business Management 2B Human Resource Management 2B Business Statistics Information Systems Year 3 Semester 1 Business Management 3A Business Management 3B Human Resource Management 3A Human Resource Management 3B Semester 2 Business Management 3C Business Management 3D Human Resource Management 3C Human Resource Management 3D Admission Requirements The minimum entry requirement is the National Senior Certificate or National Certificate Vocational with appropriate subject combinations and levels of achievement; or An equivalent NQF level 4 qualification with proven proficiency in English; or A Higher Certificate, an Advanced Certificate or Diploma. [-]

BCom / BCom Hons in Industrial Psychology

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 3 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

With a BCom in Industrial Psychology you can have a career as a Specialist HR Practitioners Dealing with the problems or challenges arising from employees’ relationship with work environment. The aim of the Honours qualification is to develop the applied competence of the student in analysing, interpreting and understanding industrial psychology principles and methods. [+]

BCom in Industrial Psychology *Refer to the Faculty Rules and Regulations for Rules of Access pertaining this programme http://www.uj.ac.za/faculties/management/ With a BCom in Industrial Psychology you can have a career as a Specialist HR Practitioners Dealing with the problems or challenges arising from employees’ relationship with work environment Admission requirements Minimum APS: 26 English: 4 (50%+) Mathematics: 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: Not Accepted Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme as specific selection criteria may be applied and due to space constraints. BCom Hons in Industrial Psychology The aim of the qualification is to develop the applied competence of the student in analysing, interpreting and understanding industrial psychology principles and methods. It further develops the intellectual, research and professional skills of the student. The qualification prepares students to meaningfully contribute to organisations’ human resource acquisition, utilisation and development interventions. An industrial psychology Honours graduate will be able to apply for post-Honours training and internship programmes in psychometrics. Completion of such an internship will enable them to register as psychometrics with the Professional Board for Psychology of the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). Admission requirements A potential student should be in possession of an acceptable Baccalaureus Degree qualification on NQF level 6 with Industrial Psychology as a major subject (i.e. Industrial Psychology 1, 2 and 3), or the equivalent thereof. An average of 65% will allow a potential student to apply for the Honours course. Exposure to a formal research module at undergraduate level is essential. Exposure to a formal module(s) in Human Resource Management and/or Psychology and/or Business Management will be a recommendation. Student number constraints necessitate a selection process. Duration of programme Full-time: 1 year / Part-time: 2 years Contact details Name: Ms J Sitemele / Tel: +27 (0)11 559 2185 / Email: joycesi@uj.ac.za [-]

BTech / BCom / BCom Hons in Human Resource Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg + 1 more

The BTech / BCom Degree is designed to expose students to strategic issues within the organization by focusing on Advanced Strategic Management, Advanced Industrial Relations, Advanced Management of Training, Advanced Personnel Management, Organizational Behavior and Research Methodology. The Honours programme design and content ensure a combination of theoretical depth and advanced practical application, as well as honing specific performance enhancement skills. [+]

Bachelors in Human Resources in Africa 2017. BTech in Human Resource Management The BTech Degree is designed to expose students to strategic issues within the organization by focusing on Advanced Strategic Management, Advanced Industrial Relations, Advanced Management of Training, Advanced Personnel Management, Organizational Behavior and Research Methodology. Admission requirements A National Diploma in Human Resource Management or an equivalent qualification at NQF level 6, with Human Resource Management as a major subject as determined by the Status Committee with an average of 65%. BCom in Human Resource Management Career Human Resource Practitioners dealing with employee-related issues in organisations Admission requirements Minimum APS: 26 English: 4 (50%+) Mathematics: 4 (50%+) Mathematical Literacy: Not Accepted Meeting the Faculty’s minimum requirements for a particular programme does not necessarily guarantee admission to that programme as specific selection criteria may be applied and due to space constraints. BCom Hons in Human Resource Management The programme design and content ensure a combination of theoretical depth and advanced practical application, as well as honing specific performance enhancement skills. The first study year is generic while students in their second study year can specialise in one of the following fields of study: Human Resource Management, Employment Relations or Human Resource Development. Admission requirements A potential student should be in possession of a BCom qualification on NQF Level 6 or NQF Level 7 with Industrial Psychology or Human Resource Management as major modules on NQF Level 6 or NQF Level 7. A module in analytical techniques or statistical methods on NQF Level 6 or NQF Level 7 is strongly recommended. Access to the Internet and Computer literacy is compulsory. An average of 65% will allow a potential student to apply for the Honours course. Duration of programme Part-time: 2 years Contact details Name: Ms N Moodley / Tel: +27 (0)11 559 2159 / Email: nmoodley@uj.ac.za [-]

BA Hons / BCom in Sport Management

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 - 3 years February 2017 South Africa Johannesburg

The course content for the Honours programme comprises Research Methodology, Sport Management Practice, Facility and Event Management, Sport Marketing, Sport Finance, Human Resource Management in Sport and Strategic Management in Sport. [+]

The course content for the Honours programme comprises Research Methodology, Sport Management Practice, Facility and Event Management, Sport Marketing, Sport Finance, Human Resource Management in Sport and Strategic Management in Sport. Admission requirements A three-year Degree, preferably in Human Movement Studies. Contact details Name: Prof Willem Hollander Tel: 011 559 1090 / Email: whollander@uj.ac.za Career Sport Manager, Sport Marketer, Sport Administrator, Sport Events Organiser, Sport Promoter, Coach or Specialisation in Biokinetics, Sport Science or Sport Management Honours, Researcher, Exercise Scientist [-]

Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Human Resource Management

Management College Of Southern Africa MANCOSA
Campus Full time 1 year February 2017 South Africa Durban

The Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Human Resource Management [BComHons (Human Resource Management)] is a one-year postgraduate degree that equips students with skills and knowledge to occupy middle to senior management positions. [+]

Bachelors in Human Resources in Africa 2017. Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Human Resource Management Programme Code: SAQA-71909 – NQF level 8 – Credits 120 The Bachelor of Commerce Honours in Human Resource Management [BComHons (Human Resource Management)] is a one-year postgraduate degree that equips students with skills and knowledge to occupy middle to senior management positions. The primary objective of the programme is to link human resources to the business imperatives within an organisation. The programme is also aimed at providing the student with an understanding and working application of the principles essential to the effective management of organisations, with specialisation in the human resource function. Outcomes Upon successful completion of the programme, the student should be able to: Identify, analyse, formulate, and solve convergent and divergent problems in public and non-governmental spheres through critical thinking. Work effectively with others as a leader of a team, group, organisation, community, and provide leadership to the group output in public and non-governmental spheres. Manage and organise his or hers activities and life responsibly and effectively, including his or hers studies and career. Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information. Communicate effectively using visual, mathematical and/or language skills in the modes of oral and/or written presentation, in sustained discourse. Where appropriate, use science and technology effectively and critically, showing responsibility towards the environment and health and well-being of others, in community, national and global contexts. Demonstrate an understanding of the world as a set of related systems by recognising that problem-solving contexts do not exist in isolation, and by acknowledging their responsibilities to those in the local and broader community. Programme Structure Duration: 1 year Year 1 Semester 1 Strategic Human Resource Management Organisational Behaviour Labour Relations Research Methodology Semester 2 Elective One: Choose 1: Diversity Management Performance Management Employee Relationship Management Elective Two: Choose 1: Labour Law Industrial Counselling and Group Dynamics Human Resource and Business Ethics Research Report Admission Requirements The minimum entry requirement is an appropriate Bachelor's Degree or appropriate Advanced Diploma. [-]

Bachelor's Degree In Human Resources Management

Institut Africain de Management
Campus Full time 6 semesters February 2017 Senegal Dakar

This program allows you to acquire an additional qualification that facilitates the final integration in the world of work and to be in line with the business needs of the temporary work sector or human resources services SMEs or large companies. [+]

This program allows you to acquire an additional qualification that facilitates the final integration in the world of work and to be in line with the business needs of the temporary work sector or human resources services SMEs or large companies. This program whose implementation obeys the LMD system and the ISO program design methodological repository 9001 version 2008 is available alone or in joint-degree with Bachelor UQAC. Originality, coherence and pedagogical structure have earned accreditation African and Malagasy Council of Higher Education (CAMES) and the center of excellence of the UEMOA. THIS PROGRAM OFFERED Our signs first develop a methodological expertise and then propose an application of these skills in Management of Human resources within the company. This program offers a person-centered training that prepares you to become effective managers and professionals aware of the specificity of professions HR, particularly taking into account the human aspect. A training built around the knowledge and techniques required to hold a position in HR management. What background for the license? Managers with a solid foundation in management and able to intervene in several functions of a given company. Depending on their choice equip themselves late in the first round of new multidisciplinary skills in Human Resource Management The Bachelors program: It takes place over six semesters, including the first five semesters represent core courses. The sixth semester is the concentration or specialization chosen by the student. Before obtaining the license (Bachelor in Business Administration in this specialty), beyond the validation of teaching units students must submit a successful support and tutored project based on work supervised by Human Resources. CONDITIONS OF ADMISSION • Bachelor • Application form • BSAT admission test • Maintenance LANGUAGES • English • Japanese • Fulani and Mandinka train graduates capable of business to understand the African business and economic environment in its full human dimension. Former operational graduates capable of accompanying the company's business growth while providing the necessary skills to operate in: The management and administration of personnel records, preparation and implementation of payroll, in contributing to the development Internal and external communication, the establishment and running of HR tools and contributing to the organization of training and recruitment. HR Assistants Personnel Administration Training Officer Recruitment officer Support Officer [-]

Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management

Pearson Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 3 years February 2017 South Africa Midrand

Human Resource Management (HRM) is a dynamic field that is constantly evolving to meet the needs of modern business. Human resource managers perform a range of valuable functions in the workplace such as attracting, retaining and motivating employees, skills development, managing diversity and developing labour policies. [+]

Bachelors in Human Resources in Africa 2017. Human Resource Management (HRM) is a dynamic field that is constantly evolving to meet the needs of modern business. Human resource managers perform a range of valuable functions in the workplace such as attracting, retaining and motivating employees, skills development, managing diversity and developing labour policies. Although our HR degree concentrates on the core areas of human resource management, it has a strong foundation in commerce. It provides you with both theoretical understanding and practical skills in, subjects such as Business Management, Human Resource Management, Economics, Employment Relations and Management of Training. You will also cover subject areas such as Business English, Computer Skills, an Introduction to Financial Accounting and Labour Law. Because of our degree’s unique emphasis on application, you will select, conduct and present a research project and complete Work Integrated Learning (WIL) programme in your final year. The success of our BCom (Human Resource Management) is due largely to our unique blend of lecture-led learning, the use of technology, Work Integrated Learning (WIL), as well as practical application. We have highly dedicated teaching staff with professional accreditations, and a curriculum that is relevant and ahead of trends. By introducing you to research, we are also preparing you for honours studies, a unique offering in undergraduate degrees. Our approach ensures that you acquire essential work skills such as critical thinking, effective problem solving, ethical decision-making, self-discipline, working in teams and communicating effectively. Teaching methods and assessment We use a blend of lecture-led learning and Technology Enhanced Learning (TEL) and in your third year, Work Integrated Learning (WIL). You are issued with a tablet for learning and research. Our smaller class sizes allows for individualised attention. Our teaching staff is a mix of full-time academics and working professionals to ensure you benefit from quality academic and industry-specific inputs. You have access to campus resource centres, computer labs and WiFi. Throughout the programme, you have to demonstrate theoretical and practical understanding via examinations, presentations, case studies, research projects and analysis of commercial issues. These application-based assessments ensure relevant industry experience and further prepare you for the world of work. YEAR 1 Business English Business Management 1A Business Management 1B Computer Skills Economics 1A Economics 1B Human Resource Management 1 Employment Relations 1 Introduction to Financial Accounting Labour Law Management of Training 1 Quantitative Techniques YEAR 2 Business Management 2A Business Management 2B Economics 2A Human Resource Information Systems Human Resource Management 2A Human Resource Management 2B Employment Relations 2 Management of Training 2 Research Methodology YEAR 3 Advanced Employment Relations Business Management 3A Human Resource Management 3A Business Ethics Business Management 3B Human Resource Management 3B Human Resource Planning and Development Research Project Work Integrated Learning (WIL) programme Entry Requirements You need a South African National Senior Certificate (NSC) for degree purposes. Or if you have an international school-leaving certificate, you need to qualify for matric exemption from the Matriculation Board. Pearson Institute will assist with your exemption application to the Board for evaluation. Or you need to have successfully completed the relevant Foundation Programme. And you need at least 25 Pearson Institute admission points. Qualification Accreditation Accredited by the South African Higher Education Quality Committee (HEQC) of the Council on Higher Education (CHE). Registered with the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA). Career Options The career choices for you, as a Bachelor of Business Administration graduate, are varied and employment options include: Human resource management Personnel consulting Recruitment Training and development Employment relations management Start Date February or July (Selected modules) [-]

Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management (BCOMHRM)

Regent Business School
Online Full time 3 years February 2017 South Africa Durban Johannesburg + 1 more

The Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management is an undergraduate qualification that provides an overview of management practice in a national and international context. [+]

Course Introduction The Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resource Management is an undergraduate qualification that provides an overview of management practice in a national and international context. The programme aims to develop conceptual understanding, synthesis and application of management and management theory for students wishing to progress in management careers. Furthermore, it aims to equip qualifying students with the knowledge and practical skills required to perform effectively in a Human Resource Management role as well as with an appropriate knowledge base as preparation for further learning. A qualification in Human Resource Management prepares the successful student to enter a wide range of careers, including Human Resource Manager, Human Resource Consultant, Industrial Relations Manager and Industrial Relations Consultant. Prerequisite(s): National senior certificate with minimum Bachelor's Degree admission or relevant NQF4 qualification or equivalent; 'A' or 'O' level certificates. Outcomes On completion of this qualification, graduates will be able to: Apply fundamental HR management principles in a work-based context. Utilise technology to communicate effectively. Conduct basic research. Manage information in a business management context. Display skills in written communication, planning, decision-making, and collaboration. Display in-depth knowledge of human resource management. Programme Structure The minimum duration of this programme is three years. Year 1 Business Management 101 Economics Business Communication Business Management 102 Statistics Financial Accounting Year 2 Commercial Law Recruitment, Selection and Talent Management Performance and Compensation Management Human Resource Information Systems Labour Relations Training and Development Year 3 Organisational Development Change Management Contemporary Human Resource Management Strategic Human Resource Management International Human Resource Management Organisational Psychology [-]