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Postgraduate

Master of Human Resources

MHumRes(Curtin) - MC-HUMRES Curtin Business School
Location Bentley or Singapore This course may not be offered at all locations every year. Please contact us for more information on availability.
Study method Full-time or part-time
Study mode On-campus
Intake February or July
Duration 18 months to 2 years full-time

The Master of Human Resources is designed for managers, human resource professionals and consultants wanting to develop and expand their knowledge, personal and professional skills. The course meets the continuing development requirements of professionals in the field, enabling graduates to advance themselves in the complex and changing organisational climates of Australia and worldwide. The course features both guided independent study and team projects, and course units cover key strategic and practical topics of relevance in today's evolving HR environment.

The Master of Human Resources is also appropriate for graduates and professionals from other fields, who want to enhance their understanding of the management of human resources and industrial relations.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements for Australian and New Zealand students

A bachelor degree in a related discipline, a bachelor degree in any discipline and relevant substantial work experience or a Graduate Certificate in a related field.

Additional requirements

Depending on your background, you may be required to complete additional foundation units prior to commencing this course.

Fees

Fees for Australian and New Zealand students

Year Student type Cost
2016 Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees. $27,000*
2017 Domestic fee paying Domestic fee-paying - A domestic fee-paying place is a place at university which is not Commonwealth supported, that is, not subsidised by the Australian Government. Domestic fee paying students will be charged tuition fees and may be eligible for FEE-HELP assistance for all or part of those tuition fees. $27,000*

Fees are indicative first year only.

* Based on a first-year full-time study load of 200 credits. 300 credits are needed to graduate from this course. The total cost will depend on your course options (i.e. units selected and time taken to complete).

Use the Fee Calculator for an estimate of individual unit fees. There may also be some additional costs. For more information, see other fees and charges.

Professional recognition

Our Master of Human Resources was ranked the 5th best management master degree in Oceania in the prestigious Eduniversal Best Masters Ranking in Human Resources Management 2016.

Depending upon the major area of study chosen, graduates are eligible for membership to the Australian Human Resources Institute.

Credit for previous study

Applications for recognition of prior learning (RPL) are assessed on an individual basis.


Learn about Credit for Recognised Learning (CRL)

Career opportunities

Graduates generally find employment focusing on human resource management or industrial relations activities in the intermediary managerial level.


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