Business & Human Resource Management

Course details

Campus(es)

Paisley

UCAS Code

N1N6

Start Date

September 2020

Degree

BA (Hons)

About the course

Become a human resource management professional with our BA (Hons) Business & Human Resource Management programme.

Underpinned by contemporary academic theory, the BA (Hons) Business & Human Resource Management programme will equip you with the practical skills and critical thinking required to make a positive impact in this professional area or to continue on to postgraduate study.

  • UWS was the first Scottish university to offer an undergraduate human resource programme accredited by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) – which ensures that the educational experience we provide meets the highest professional standards.
  • On successful completion of the Honours programme, you’ll obtain a Level 5 (Intermediate) qualification from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD).

Applications for this course are open to people currently residing in:

Scotland & EU/EEA

  • Year 1: Closed
  • Year 2: Closed
  • Year 3: Closed

England, Wales & Northern Ireland

  • Year 1: Open
  • Year 2: Open
  • Year 3: Open

International (non-EU)

  • Year 1: Open
  • Year 2: Open
  • Year 3: Open

Entry Requirements

  • Scottish Highers: CCC (63 UCAS Tariff points) including English
  • A levels: CC (64 UCAS Tariff points) plus GCSE English Language
  • Irish Leaving Certificate: H3H3H4 or H3H4H4 inc English
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma: 24 points (4 subjects at H4)
  • Scottish Wider Access Programme: Access to Humanities BBB
  • Scottish Advanced Highers: BBB (144 UCAS tariff points) including English
  • A levels: BBB (120 UCAS Tariff points) including English
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Degree: 28 points
  • SQA HNC / BTEC Level 4 HNC: Human Resource Management
  • SQA HND: Business – if it includes core modules (below), you will be offered Year 2 entry; if your HND does not include all of the following core modules then you will be offered Year 1 entry to the degree:
  • HRM Core Activities
  • HRM: An Introduction
  • Managing People and Organisations
  • SQA HND / BTEC Level 5 HND Business: if you have completed the following core module, you will be offered entry in Year 3 of the degree; if you do not have all of the following modules, then you will be offered entry to Year 2 of the degree:
  • HRM Core Activities
  • HRM: An Introduction
  • Managing People and Organisations
  • Behavioural Skills for Business
  • Business Culture and Strategy

Clearing Guide

Clearing can sometimes feel like a bit of an emotional rollercoaster. Don’t worry though as we’re here to guide you through the process, giving you the information and advice you need.

UCAS Track

You should use UCAS Track to keep up-to-date with your Undergraduate application. Your UCAS Track account will be updated once a decision has been made on your application and you’ll be notified.

Fees & Funding

Your tuition fee status is determined by your nationality and the country where you are ordinarily resident. Find out all about undergraduate fees and funding for Scottish, UK, EU and International students, including tuition fees, student loans, and alternative sources of funding.

Contact us

If you’re not sure about anything, get in touch – we are here to help!

Whilst we may be dealing with a lot of enquiries during Results Day, our advisors will do everything they can to answer your call or email as efficiently as possible, so you shouldn’t be waiting too long.

T: 0800 027 1000 (Freephone within the UK)
T: +44 (0)141 849 4101 (outwith the UK)
E: clearing@uws.ac.uk

Disclaimer

We will always try to make sure that we publish accurate course information but we do not accept responsibility for any mistakes or omissions. We will also try to make sure that we deliver our courses in line with our published information. However, we may not always be able to do so and you can find further information about this in our enrolment terms and conditions.


Contact our Clearing Team today 

+44(0)141 849 4101

We’re here to answer whatever questions you may have to help make the Clearing process as simple and stress-free as possible. Lines are open between 8.45am-4.45pm Monday to Friday, with extended opening hours on the dates listed below: 

  • Tuesday 4 August – 8.30am-6pm 
  • Wednesday 5 August – 8.30am-6pm 
  • Thursday 6 August – 8.30am-6pm 
  • Friday 7th August – 8.30am-6pm 

Opening times will return to 8.45am-4.45pm from Monday 10 August. 

Our lines may be busier at certain times and we thank you for your patience in advance. Rest assured that our advisors will do everything they possibly can to answer your call as quickly as possible in order to guide you through the Clearing process.


Guide to clearing

We have put together a page to help you understand clearing and where you are on your clearing journey

If you have any questions you can email us at clearing@uws.ac.uk

Clearing 2020

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