Find out how good HR practice supports organisations and their people
HR professionals look after the greatest creators of value (and risk) in organisations: their people.
On this course, you’ll get an introduction to the practice of HR, and develop skills you need as an HR professional.
You’ll learn how HR helps organisations achieve business goals and strategic objectives.
You’ll explore the basic principles of workforce planning, employee recruitment and retention.
Finally, you’ll find out about performance management, and how to support people in achieving goals.
What topics will you cover?
- Why HR matters
- HR Professionalism in practice
- Enabling an organisation’s strategy through HR
- Data, and how to use it effectively
- Workforce planning, recruitment and retention
- Workforce engagement and managing performance
When would you like to start?
Most FutureLearn courses run multiple times. Every run of a course has a set start date but you can join it and work through it after it starts. Find out more
Who is the course for?
This course is aimed at new and aspiring HR professionals, but may also be of interest to people responsible for people operations.
Who will you learn with?
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