Diploma in Human Resource Management

Course Code: DHR

Level: Diploma

Duration: 2 Years

Human Resource Management is a strategic and coherent approach to the management of an organization’s most valued assets, the people working in organizations, individually and collectively to contribute to the achievement of organizational goals. Application of competencies in Human Resource Management is essential for survival of any organizations.

The Diploma in Human Resources Management enables learners to acquire competencies in attracting and selecting the best employees at the right time in the right place, motivating, and monitoring their performance for effective competitiveness to the organization.

YEAR I SEMESTER I

  • DHR111 Introduction to Human Resource Management
  • DAF112 Financial Accounting I
  • DCS111 Introduction to Computing & IT
  • DBA111 Introduction to Business Administration
  • DJM115 Communication Skills

YEAR I SEMESTER II

  • DHR121 Human Resource Planning
  • DHR122 Wages and Salaries Administration
  • DBA125 Principles of management
  • DHR124 Industrial Psychology & Emotional Intelligence
  • DHR125 Employee Performance Management

YEAR II SEMESTER I

  • DHR211 Human Resource Training & Development
  • DHR212 Organisational Behaviour
  • DHR213 Counselling and Career Planning
  • DBA214 Research Methodology
  • DHR215 Industrial and Labour Relations

YEAR II SEMESTER II

  • DEI221 Entrepreneurship Skills
  • DHR222 Human Resource Information Management Systems
  • DHR223 Labour Laws & Occupational Health
  • DAF223 Cost Accounting
  • DHR225 Final Year Project/Thesis

Industrial training

  • DHR226 Industrial Attachment (8 weeks)

CAREER PATH

Students who undertake this program will have relatively wider employment opportunities and can comfortably work as;

  • Human Resource Officers
  • Counsellors

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Option A

The Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE) with at least 1 principal pass and 2 subsidiary passes obtained at the same sitting or its equivalent.

OR: A Certificate from a recognized institution of learning within the same, or in a related field.

Option B

The Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) with at least 5 credits obtained at the same sitting.

COURSE FEES (PER ACADEMIC YEAR)

Semester I

FeesFor NationalsFor International Students
Tuition (Per Semester)550,000/=$335
Functional Fees (Payable once a year)470,000/=$175
Total1,020,000/=$510

Semester II

FeesFor NationalsFor International Students
Tuition (Per Semester)550,000/=$335
Functional FeesN/AN/A
Total550,000/=$335