BBS (Hons) HRM Pathway (Day-time)
Course Registration No. 270489
Bachelor of Business Studies (Hons) in HRM pathway
Human Resources Management is the art of managing the most valuable asset of an organisation – the employees. This involves establishing measurable standards to gauge individual and group performance. This programme provides students with a very practical and up-to-date understanding of the industry, best fitting the needs of professionals in the HR or related industries. During the course of study, students are expected to gain insights into recruitment planning, staff retention, cultural issues in international working environment, staff training and development. This programme is perfectly designed for those working in the HR field or aspiring to shift to related industries.
This programme enhances the possibility of students' career advancement, offering them more options when seeking new career opportunities. With the knowledge gained from their studies, graduates will be able to seek employment as a HR professional in banking and financial institutions, recruitment agencies, multinational companies and the public sector.
Why UCD BBS (Hons) HRM pathway at UCD?
4th Term: Overseas study experience at UCD in Ireland for 2 weeks during summer holiday
6th Term: Opportunity to attend the lessons at UCD in Ireland again
After the end of academic year: Attend UCD graduation ceremony in Ireland
An honours Degree at University College Dublin takes three academic years to complete (over three ‘Stages’). In the case of the Bachelor of Business Studies (Hong Kong), the duration of the programme is as follows:
Stage 1: Exemption granted due to Accredited Prior Learning
Stage 2: One academic year
Stage 3: One academic year
The programme consists of 8 core courses and 4 specialist pathway courses. The 12 courses can be completed in 18 months in Hong Kong as follows:
|Term 1- 3
|Human Resource Management
The Future of Work and Organisations*
Economic Policy & the Global Environment
Cross Cultural Management*
|Term 4 - 6
Managing Diversity in Employment
Please note that courses and programme intakes shall be offered subject to satisfactory enrolment of each respective pathway and solely at the discretion of the University.
* This course has been included in the list of reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund (CEF course code: 21Z07375-3).
# This course has been included in the list of reimbursable course under the Continuing Education Fund (CEF course code: 21Z06858-A).
The Office of the Continuing Education Fund does not have record of registration of this course under the Qualifications Framework.
Stage 2 and 3 can be completed in 18 months (two academic years)
Medium of Instruction
Honours in the degree will be awarded based on the overall grade point average in accordance with the University's course regulations.
Each module is assessed by:
It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognize any qualification to which this course may lead.
Programme Start Date
English Language Proficiency Requirement
(Pay upon successful application & non-refundable)
|1st Instalment of tuition fee||HK$ 16,000|
|2nd Instalment of tuition fee||HK$ 16,000|
|3rd Instalment of tuition fee||HK$ 16,000|
|4th Instalment of tuition fee||HK$ 16,000|
|5th Instalment of tuition fee||HK$ 16,000|
|6th Instalment of tuition fee||HK$ 16,000|
|Grand Total:||HK$ 99,000^|
Students who do not comply with the fee schedule will not be permitted to proceed with the programme.
^ Programme fee of 2021 intake is subject to possible adjustments and final approval.
Originally known as the Catholic University of Ireland and subsequently as the Royal University, the University became UCD in 1908 and a constituent college of the National University of Ireland (NUI). UCD has produced numerous Irish Presidents and Taoisigh (Prime Ministers) in addition to generations of Irish business, professional, cultural and sporting leaders.
Today UCD is Ireland’s largest university with almost 30,000 students. Its international standing has increased rapidly in recent years and the University is currently ranked within the top 1% of institutions worldwide in the Times Higher Education rankings.
UCD is placed as the top world University among other prestigious Universities around the world.
Our programmes are strictly complying with the regulatory requirements of Hong Kong Education Bureau. We are actively working with our partner universities to deliver high quality programmes which can be integrated into student’s practical needs. Apart from the lecturers who come from our partner universities, our international associates are highly-qualified with relevant academic qualifications, practical and teaching experiences.
Conductive study environment, thoughtful programme management and administrative services are the key promises which Kaplan Higher Education is proud to deliver. Our Programme Management Team assigns dedicated programme manager for each programme as the bridge between students and universities.
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