Maximise and align workforce efforts with business goals, using effective human resource strategies
10 weeks, excluding
7–10 hours per week,
A theoretical and practical understanding of human resource policies and procedures and the skills to immediately apply these learnings in your role.
The ability to build an empowering work environment that optimises productivity and workforce collaboration.
The knowledge and skills needed to enhance your career opportunities and do the same for others.
A certificate from Africa’s leading university1 as proof of your human resource management expertise.
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A Career in HR
Learn how to develop a career in HR.
HR and Statutory Requirements
Understand the statutory requirements for HR.
HR Systems, Policies and Procedures
Learn about the various HR systems, policies and procedures.
Recruitment, Selection, Assessment, and Onboarding
Discover the process behind recruiting, selecting and onboarding employees.
Understand the components that make up a performance management system.
HR as a Custodian of Change
Discover the role that HR plays during a change initiative.
Employee Well-being and Organisational Health and Safety
Learn about employee well-being and organisational health and safety.
Facilitating Training and Development
Create a training and development plan for an organisation.
Rewards, Incentives and Retaining Employees
Learn how rewards and incentives can motivate and retain employees.
Strategic Human Resource Management
Discover the importance of strategic human resource management in an organisation.
Please note that module titles and their contents are subject to change during course development.
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