Duration 5 weeks
Weekly study 3 hours
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Find out how good HR practice supports organisations and their people
HR professionals look after the greatest creators of value (and risk) in an organisation: the people.
On this course, you will gain an introduction to the practice of HR, and develop the skills you need as an HR professional. You will learn how HR helps organisations achieve business goals and strategic objectives as you explore the basic principles of workforce planning, employee recruitment and retention. You will also learn how to support people in achieving goals through performance management.
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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