Bachelor's Degree in Employment Relations in South 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.

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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. [+]

Best Bachelors in Employment Relations in South Africa 2017. 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. [+]

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 [-]

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. [+]

Best Bachelors in Employment Relations in South 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) [-]