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Associate in Business (Human Resources Management)
Programme Code: 8C108-HR
Programme Leader: CHAN, Ivy Ngai-man 陳艾敏
Assistant Programme Leader: HO, Jessie Ching-sze 何靜思

Admission Score for this programme (2017/18 Cohort):
14.79 (Average); 21 (Maximum)

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What is this programme about?

Why this programme?

Articulation rate nearly 93% in 2017
Mentorship and internship opportunities to...

Graduate sharing

I have a keen interest in becoming a human resources professional. Therefore, I chose ...

Why this programme?

  • Articulation rate nearly 93% in 2017
  • Mentorship and internship opportunities to strengthen students’ competitiveness for further studies and employment
  • Visits to the human resources department of business organisations to broaden students’ horizons
  • Guest talks by industry professionals and practitioners to foster students’ human resources knowledge
  • Eligible to apply for student membership with the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management

 

This programme takes a broad-based and holistic approach to equip you with fundamental knowledge in human resources management and analytical skills. You will learn to appreciate the roles of human resources management in organisations. The training will enable you to pursue further studies or a career in the human resources field.

What will I learn?

Curriculum Structure
You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 21 subjects in total, ...

Where will I go after HKCC?

Articulation Track Record of Graduates
More than 120 local and overseas bachelor's degree ...

What will I learn?

Curriculum Structure

 

You are required to take, in two years, 20 - 21 subjects in total, comprising 12 - 13 General Education Subjects and 8 Discipline-specific Subjects.

 

General Education Subjects

 

8 Compulsory Subjects

 

  • Academic English (Business) I^ OR English for Academic Studies (Business) I
  • Academic English (Business) II^ OR English for Academic Studies (Business) II
  • Chinese Communication for College Students@ OR Elementary Chinese~
  • Creative and Critical Thinking
  • Information Technology for Business
  • Introduction to Economics
  • Managing Organisations
  • Mathematics and Statistics for College Students

 

@Taught in Putonghua
~Students who are non-Chinese speakers, or whose Chinese standards are at junior secondary level or below are required to take this subject.
^Subject to PolyU's approval

 

4 - 5 Elective Subjects*# (from the following cluster areas)

 

  • Community, Organisation and Globalisation
  • History, Cultures and World Views
  • Human Nature, Relations and Development
  • Language and Communication
  • Science, Technology and Environment

 

*Students with Level 3 or above in any one HKDSE subject (other than English) only need to take four General Education elective subjects.

 

For the full list of more than 50 General Education subjects, please click here.

 

Discipline-specific Subjects

 

6 Compulsory Subjects

 

  • Compensation and Performance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Human Resources Management
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Staffing and Selection
  • Training and Development

 

2 Elective Subjects# (from the following subject domains)

 

  • Accounting
  • Banking and Financial Services
  • China Business
  • Event Management
  • Finance and Economics
  • Hospitality
  • Human Resources
  • International Business
  • Logistics
  • Management and Organisations
  • Marketing
  • Service Management
  • Tourism

 

#Offering of individual elective subjects is subject to resources and quota availability.

 
Intended Learning Outcomes
 
Upon successful completion of this programme, graduates will be able to achieve its intended learning outcomes. For details, please click here.

Where will I go after HKCC?

Articulation Track Record of Graduates

 

 More than 120 local and overseas bachelor's degree programmes have admitted graduates from HKCC's Associate Degree Scheme in Business. For the articulation track record of graduates, please click here.

 

Career Prospects

 

  • Compensation and Benefits
  • General Management and Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Training and Development
 
Among the employed graduates of this programme in 2017, 100% found a job within 3 months after graduation.
 
Source: HKCC Graduate Survey 2017 (figures as of 6 October 2017)