Human Resource Management, Major (0134)

  • Western Sydney University Major Code: 0134

Previous Code: SP2025.1

Available to students in other Western Sydney University Programs:  Yes.  Check that your program has the available credit points required to complete the subjects in this field of study. Any requisite requirements must also be met. Consult your Program Advisor for further advice.

Graduates of the Master of Business Administration with the Human Resource Management major are eligible for professional accreditation with the Australian Human Resources Institute (AHRI). This major equips graduates to work in the field of human resource management. Key functional areas are considered within a strategic and contextualised framework, with an underlying objective of searching for ways to strengthen organisations for all stakeholders. This education builds the necessary knowledge base for working in employment relations.


Campus Mode Advice
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Major Structure

Students must successfully complete 60 credit points which includes all core subjects listed below.

Subject Title Credit Points
BUSM 7024Developing Human Capital and Organisational Capability10
BUSM 7025Diversity, Labour Markets and Workforce Planning10
BUSM 7027Employment Relations Professional Practice10
BUSM 7043Industrial Relations and Workplace Change10
BUSM 7081Reward Management10
BUSM 7087Strategic Employment Relations10
Total Credit Points60