Cape Peninsula University of Technology Human Resource Management


Cape Peninsula University of Technology Human Resource Management

Course Information and Fees


ND: (National Diploma)

Cape Peninsula University of Technology Human Resource Management, To equip students with the competencies required to master the core Human Resource Management processes and practices. These include:

  • Personnel administration
  • Recruitment and selection
  • Performance management
  • Job evaluation and compensation management
  • Provision and management of training
  • Stategic planning for human resource management and practices
Career Opportunities

Opportunities exist in large and small enterprises and in the public sector. Graduates are employed in the following positions:

  • Personnel Administrator
  • Personnel Officer
  • Industrial Relations Officer
  • Training Officer
  • Union Organizer
  • Labour Official or Inspector
  • Recruitment Specialist

Admission requirements


For all Certificate and National Diploma applications, consult the General admission requirements.

Some courses require students to submit additional information as part of their application.


For all Bachelors, Honours, Masters and Doctorate applications, consult the Postgraduate admission requirements.

Syllabus and fees

Please Note:

The fees for 2016 reflected below may be subject to change.
Please confirm the final fee amount by contacting the relevant Faculty Office or contact person as listed at the bottom of this page.

First Year

Compulsory subject(s):
Semester 1 Only
Compulsory subject(s):
Semester 2 Only
Compulsory subject(s):

Third Year

Compulsory subject(s):
Areas of specialisation
All subjects are compulsory. In addition to general personnel practice, students will become conversant with industrial relations and management of training. Those continuing to BTech level will specialise in strategic human resource management.
Offering Type and Duration
Full-Time / Three years, including a period of experiential learning
Offering Type and Duration
Part-Time / Four years
Course is offered on Bellville Campus. (part-time only)
Course is offered on Cape Town Campus.
For any queries get in touch with:
Contact: Denise Thomas
Telephone: +27 21 959 6417
Fax: +27 21 959 6097
Contact: Mr M. Coetzee
Telephone: +27 21 460 3233