Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management (Level 7)

  • November 2019, February 2020, July 2020
  • Level 7
  • 1 year full time or part time equivalent (domestic only)
    Available in New Plymouth
  • $736 per paper - Domestic Student
    $19,500 - International student

Qualification overview

This graduate diploma is suited to people who need a qualification that focuses on human resource management and who already have a degree in another discipline.

Learn the formulas for developing successful employee-employer relations while gaining the skills essential for maintaining a satisfied and effective workforce. In this graduate diploma you will learn and gain understanding of human resource management practices and processes on organisational effectiveness.

You will also learn how to how to apply the theory of human resource management principles to the workplace, helping staff and businesses meet their objectives. Content includes contemporary human resource management, industrial relations, organisational behaviour and an industry project.


Entry requirements

  • Successfully completed a bachelor degree in any field excluding the field of the graduate diploma; or
  • Successfully completed a Level 6 or 7 diploma and relevant work and/ or life experience (equivalent to a bachelor degree); or
  • Evidence of equivalent practical, professional or educational experience. E.g. 3 – 5 years full-time work experience relevant to the business studies and
  • Have English language competence to undertake this programme which is taught and assessed in English. Any applicants whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence of an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 6.0 (with no score below 5.5 in speaking, reading, writing and listening) or equivalent.

Career Options

Be work ready to be employed in a human resource management role within your chosen field of expertise

Further study options

Study at postgraduate level.

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