Glyndwr University

BA (Hons) Business & Human Resource Management (with Foundation Year)

Why choose this course?

Our degree in Business & Human Resource Management (HRM) will give you the skills you need to successfully manage organisations and their people in today’s fast-paced, and often challenging business environments and to play a part in influencing strategic business decisions.

You will:

  • Apply cutting-edge, contemporary research and theory to your studies.
  • Practice some of the core HR/business skills that are transferrable across the wider business sector.
  • Develop essential skills in negotiation, listening, persuasion, problem-solving and decision-making.

Entry Requirements

Our general requirement for the foundation year is 48-72 UCAS tariff points but all applications are considered individually and we consider work experience, vocational training/qualifications, as well as motivation and potential to succeed.


6.0 (with no individual skill score below 5.5)

Career Prospects

  • Our Careers & Employability service is there to help you make decisions and plan the next steps towards a bright future. From finding work or further study to working out your interests, skills and aspirations, they can provide you with the expert information, advice and guidance you need.
  • Our Business & HRM degree can be applied to almost any organisation in any sector. It is a versatile qualification for dealing with hiring, training, development and general people skills. Specific careers include: Human Resources Officer, Office Manager, Occupational Psychologist, Training and Development Officer.

Course Details

Key course features

  • Includes a foundation year to prepare you for further study.
  • Apply cutting-edge, contemporary research and theory to your studies.
  • Participate in lively and dynamic lecture discussions and debates on real-time HRM issues with your lecturers and fellow students.
  • Develop essential skills in negotiation, listening, persuasion, problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Take part in an optional industrial placement giving you highly sought after industry experience employers are looking for.
  • Become a highly effective HR professional who can operate successfully in a range of business environments and sectors.

YEAR 1 (Foundation Year)

Fundamentals of Finance
Fundamentals of Business
Introduction to Marketing
The Skills You Need
Contextual Studies


Introduction to Management & Business
Introduction to Business Finance & Accounting
Marketing Essentials
Business Communication Skills
Business Analytics


Managing Corporate Risk and Crime
Digital Business Strategy
Agile Leadership
Organisational Performance & Culture in Practice
Organisational Development
Optional Industrial Placement


Strategic Management
Employment Law
Managing People in an International Context
Talent Management in Organisations

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