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Human Resource Management

Introduction to People Management

One of the most important jobs of a manager is to lead, motivate and inspire others.

 

Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00

 

Course overview

The roles and responsibilities of managers are increasingly demanding with managers being expected to take on a variety of tasks in a constantly changing world.

This course concentrates on the key skills needed by managers in order to effectively manage their workforce. You look at the role of a manager, key human resource management processes, effective communication, and managing performance and change.

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Winter university

Start date: Starts Tuesday 17 January, Tuesdays for eight weeks, 6.00pm – 9.00pm

This course has now started.

You can study up to 30 credits at Winter University and you can select up to three modules on the same application form. If you would like to add a module later, or change one of your choices, then please email winter.university@tees.ac.uk.

Age restriction
Due to the content and delivery of our Winter University courses, it is advised that applicants are aged 16+ at the time of enrolment. if you are under the age of 16 you must be accompanied at your Winter University classes by a parent or a responsible adult to act in the capacity of a parent (in loco parentis). Your designated adult may need to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Where you study

Middlesbrough campus

 

Course details

What you study

- stakeholder analysis, influence and needs
- the role of the manager
- managing performance
- problem solving
- managing change
- change resistance and change management tools and techniques
- reflection and its application.

How you are assessed

You are given formative feedback through class-based case studies, discussion groups and other practical activities.

Your summative assessment is a 1,500 word assignment (100%). You produce a report on how you manage performance or manage change within your work role. This includes a 300 word piece of self reflection on your learning.

 

Entry requirements

Entry requirements


International applicants must have an IELTS overall score of 5.5 or higher.

Age restriction
Due to the content and delivery of our Winter University courses, it is advised that applicants are aged 16+ at the time of enrolment. if you are under the age of 16 you must be accompanied at your Winter University classes by a parent or a responsible adult to act in the capacity of a parent (in loco parentis). Your designated adult may need to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

 
 

Part-time

2023/24 entry

  • Length: Credits: 10, Level: 4, Fees: £50.00
  • Start date: Starts Tuesday 17 January, Tuesdays for eight weeks, 6.00pm – 9.00pm
 

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