Module Human Resources and Talent Management - EN

This course is designed for future and current leaders that aspire to attain the knowledge and skills to best leverage the human resources in an organization. The course will examine the role of Human Resource Management (HRM) in business viability and relative performance. Human Resource Strategy (SHRM) is an essential part of any credible understanding of business strategy. When competently handled, SHRM helps the firm to operate cost-effectively in the industries in which it competes. The course considers the potential of HRM to enhance organisational flexibility and help create competitive advantage. It examines HRM in dynamic and complex contexts and discusses issues as well as ways of improving strategic HR planning in firms. 


In this Masterclass, the following topics will be addressed:

  • How to draw up a HR-Balanced Scorecard
  • The methods in developing critical success factors and performance indicators
  • A HR strategy


Human Resources and Talent Management is a short programme taught on a masters level, and is part of the Master of Business Administration, (MBA). After the last session you are required to hand in an assignment and upon successful completion, you will receive a certificate. This certificate gives you an exemption from this class should you chose to commence with the Master of Business Administration programme. At the end of the class, you can continue with more Masterclasses from either the MBA, or our other offered master programmes.

The certificate is valid for 5 years. After following a maximum of 4 Masterclasses, you choose if you want to follow the full master programme. Upon registration for the entire master programme you will receive a discount of € 1125 per masterclass-certificate.

Study load

The masterclass Human Resources and Talent Management is taught over the course of 8 weeks. It is an intensive study of about 90 hours that students complete next to their daily work. Cooperating together with master students, you will be required to attend a classroom session once a week.

Education at THUAS

THUAS surrounds itself in an international atmosphere by not only locating itself in The Hague, the International City of Peace of Justice, but by having students and lecturers that come from all over the world. 70% of the student population alone are international, making The Hague University a hub for multi-culturalism and diversity.


Our Master’s masterminds

The experienced team of the programme is diverse  with academics, directors, managers and consultants sharing their daily business practices with you to ensure the programme is up-to-date with the latest developments in the field.

Drs. Manon Pieper

Programme Manager
070 - 445 7825

Marco Oteman MA


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Contact the study

If you have any further questions about admission requirements, enrolment or content of the program, please contact us by email: or by phone (+31) (0)70 445 8900 (Monday - Thursday from 8:30 am - 10:00 pm, Friday from 8:30 am - 5:00 pm).
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