Master Full Time in Human Resources Management
This program will be conducted in English
Beginning of the course: October 2017
Price: 13.500 €
Campus: Barcelona, Madrid
Type of course: Full Time
International Gaining: Yes
Companies and organizations are more aware than ever that one of their key assets when it comes to standing out from the competition is their team of people and, as such, the management and supervision of its Human Resources department. A company’s people are the driving force behind the design, implementation and management of the business projec
t. As such, it is crucial that companies are increasingly oriented towards their employees. Therefore, Human Resources Managers must be professionals who are equipped to lead a department that connects and works with all of the company’s business activities and, at the same time, be able to adapt to changes in the environment. The department is at the core of the company’s strategy and the driving force behind generating a clear competitive advantage. The role of Human Resources must be at the very heart of the company’s strategy and its management
, as it is a key factor in setting the company apart from its rivals.
The Master in Human Resources Management
is designed to equip Human Resources professionals to respond to the needs and challenges of the market from the perspective of people management
. Professionals who embrace change as the most effective way of generating competitive advantages, who can capitalize on new technologies, who have a solid grasp of the new generations of professionals joining the employment market, who fully understand the importance of the work/life balance and ethical conduct, and who are committed to developing, attracting and retaining talent as the best way to ensure success in the new business ecosystem.Reasons for the Master in Human Resources Management – EAE
1 - 2015 HR Excellence Awards.
EAE Business School, awarded at the 2015 HR Excellence Awards thanks to Master in Human Resources, in the category of “Human Resources Assistant Industry in Spain”
2 - HRBP Certification.
The Master in Human Resources Management is designed to meet the requirements of the HRBP Certification issued by the HR Certification Institute, an organisation that accredits knowledge and skills in Human Resources for professionals with a Master-level qualification and more than a year’s experience in a position in Human Resources.
3. AEDRH and AEDIPE
EAE is a founding member of AEDRH (Spanish Association of Human Resources Directors) and a member of AEDIPE (Catalan Association of Human Resources Management). Thanks to these agreements, the participants on the programme can take advantage of the activities and benefits offered by the two associations throughout the course.
4 - The second most reputed School of Spain
EAE Business School has been named one of the best business schools in the world according to the Merco Ranking. Also, the America Economia's Ranking highlights EAE among the top 15 internationally.
The Master in Human Resources Management
is designed to meet the following objectives:
: Developing the executive skills and competences required for Personnel Directors to lead and drive forward the changes needed within an organization.
: Learning, understanding and developing the importance of Human Resources Management within the company’s overall strategy.
3.ORGANIZATION, EXECUTION AND SUPERVISION
: Gaining deeper insight into the tools and procedures required to perform the tasks involved in planning, organizing, executing and monitoring of Human Resources in a company.
4.HUMAN RESOURCES IN THE DIGITAL AGE
: Capitalizing on the opportunities offered by technology for talent development, retention and acquisition, through the use of tools and resources related to digital communication.
: Developing the role of Human Resources both from the viewpoint of a personnel department and the perspective of Human Resources Consulting.
: Establishing the strategic foundations that enable future changes in the field of Human Resources to be planned and anticipated, in line with the company’s objectives.Course Contents - Programme
Human Resources Strategy
The strategic management of Human Resources underpins the fundamental condition that all business strategies must have as a key element: the human factor. Human Resources Management is a crucial strategic partner in the implementation of the strategy, success in achieving its objectives and the contribution of value to the business. The courses included in this module focus on developing the principles, policies and values that must underpin the company’s strategy from the perspective of People Management. Contents include:
• Foundations of Human Resources management.
• Human Resources Strategies.
• Ethics and CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility).Decision-Making in Human Resources
In the world of Big Data and the Internet of Things, Human Resources Management involves decisions in relation to the organizational strategic objectives based on criteria of efficacy, efficiency and maximum certainty. We will gain insight into the main advanced decision-making tools with the aim of minimizing the risk in terms of the potential consequences of these decisions, as well as gaining a holistic vision of the implications that the decisions involve for the organization’s objectives. We will cover:
• Decision-making in Human Resources: financial decisions.
• Decision-making in Human Resources: data-based decisions.Functional Areas of Human Resources
When the development of the organization coincides with the development of the people within it, this is when the necessary strategic alignment has been achieved between Human Resources and the Organization (and vice versa). Therefore, Human Resources policies and action plans are a key competence involved to responding to both of these needs for growth. We develop the skills required to implement the functions involved in Human Resources Management within a context of talent development and a constantly changing environment. We will study:
• Management of employee movements.
• Human Capital Development.
• Management of salary remuneration models.
• Employee branding.Contextual Areas of Human Resources
Operating in a globalized market, organizations are required to deal with legal, economic and sociodemographic factors, among others. We will learn about the influence that these factors have on the organization, and how to include them when rolling out the organizational strategy in order to achieve a competitive advantage. We will gain insight into:
• Economics and demographics of the employment market.
• Employment regulations.
• Global management of work capital.Organizational Effectiveness
Human Capital Management acquire full significance when striving to achieve people’s effectiveness by organizing them and their organizational behaviour, which must by focused towards achieving results that contribute to the organization’s mission. We develop the crucial skills required by a Human Resources executive, to thereby achieve the maximum commitment of the personnel towards achieving the business goals. We will analyse:
• Leadership and Team Building.
• Coaching Techniques.
• Change management.
• Welfare, security and protection.
• Management of the inclusion of cultural diversityPROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT COMPETENCIAL
Human Resources professionals must develop a set of key competences to meet the challenges involved in the role of Personnel Director. The Skills Development Programme spans across the entire Master’s course and strives to address and improve the competences that are considered critical in the profile of an HR professional.MASTER’S THESIS
Produced in the last period of the programme under the guidance of a tutor and presented before a board, the Thesis can be developed through two approaches:
• Design and implementation of a Human Resources Plan applied to a real company.
• Development of an Innovation Project in the field of Human Resources, focusing on investigating and gaining deeper insight of a specific area of personnel management.Teaching Staff
EAE’s teaching faculty is made up of an excellent team of professors, university lecturers and highly-respected professionals in each training area.
The academic faculty members boast a wealth of business experience, working as consultants, senior executives and advisors in both private companies and public institutions.Direction - Esther González Arnedo
Director HR and Training ATTACHED
HR Development Manager at Europcar
Master in Human Resources Master in General Management and Strategic Planning Degree in psychologyCareer Oportunities
EAE assesses the competencies that companies value most and passes them on to the students in order to facilitate their entry into the workplace. The objective is to reach the level of development demanded by the labour market.
Admission process and degree
The main objective of the admissions process is to ensure the suitability of the candidates for the programme, by looking at their professional experience and their academic CV.
Our aim is for all participants to make the most of the experience we offer through a context in which they may develop a long-term relationship with classmates, teachers and alumni.
In order to start the admissions process, it is necessary to fill in the form so that EAE Academic Committee can consider their application. If the decision issued by the Academic Committee for the programme requested is positive, the candidate can complete his or her registration for the programme.
Students who succesfully pass the course will obtain the Master of Human Resources Management
degree from EAE Business School. Besides, students who fulfill the academic requirements established will obtain the Máster Universitario en Recursos Humanos y Relaciones Laborales
degree from Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (if studying in Madrid).
In order to obtain the degree from partner universities, it is necessary to fufil the requirements established by the institutions.Antes de inicio del curso
Antes de comenzar las clases, EAE pone a disposición de los alumnos de Grado el aula de Bienvenida Online, espacio en el que pueden descubrir más sobre la Escuela, los profesores, los servicios o el Programa.
Además, una semana antes de estrenarse en las aulas, los alumnos asisten a la Welcome Week de EAE, cinco días de charlas y actividades en las que se presenta toda la información y ayuda que necesiten para dar sus primeros pasos. Durante esta Welcome Week, los alumnos también participan en el ya famoso entre la comunidad EAE Outdoor, una jornada destinada a romper el hielo entre los futuros compañeros de clase a través de actividades de teambuilding, destreza, coordinación, comunicación y creatividad.