With organisations continuing to grapple with the new hybrid workplace, the role of human resource management (HRM) has never been more certain. Business leaders are
Why study with ECU Online?
Flexible, Accelerated and 100% Online
Our degrees allow you to tailor your study to your busy schedule and complete your degree sooner than traditional on-campus study. Experience our engaging online learning environment with support from academics, Student Success Advisors and fellow students.
Developed with Industry Leaders
ECU’s Accelerated Online Graduate Certificate of People and Culture has been developed by academics and thought-leaders who are highly engaged with the industry.
Support While You Study
At ECU, you will receive the support you need to succeed when fitting study into your already busy life. Not only are our teaching staff supportive and attentive - you will also have a dedicated Student Success Advisor to support you every step of the way at ECU.
Who Should Study ECU’s Graduate Certificate of People and Culture?
ECU’s Accelerated Online Graduate Certificate of People and Culture is for HRM professionals who want to make workplaces positive spaces.
The Graduate Certificate of People and Culture will allow you to gain specialist expertise in the fields of Diversity and Inclusion, Wellbeing and People Analytics. Studying with ECU Online will allow you to develop a holistic, person-centred approach to workplace success.
2022 Good Universities Guide
ECU was rated five stars for Postgraduate Overall Experience.
2022 THE Young University Rankings
ECU has again been ranked in the world's top 100 universities under 50 years old.
THE Impact Rankings 2021
ECU has been ranked in the top 50 in the world for Quality Education, as well as the top 25 in the world for Health and Wellbeing and Gender Equality.
What You Will Learn
Prepare for the Changing World of Work
Build your leadership capacity, strengthen your understanding of contemporary issues in HRM and be prepared for the future of work.
Champion Positive Workplace Cultures
Become an HRM professional with a holistic, person-centred approach to workplace success and an understanding of the role of mental wellness and inclusion in the success of a business.
Develop Your People Analytics Skills
Learn to make evidence-based decisions through data analytics and digital HRM systems.
Upon successfully completing the Graduate Certificate of People and Culture, you will have the skills and knowledge to succeed in a number of roles including:
- People & Culture Manager
- Diversity & Inclusion Manager
- Employment Relations Manager
- Diversity & Inclusion Consultant
Working in a senior position in people and culture offers many diverse responsibilities, which can include executive leadership, developing and implementing wellbeing initiatives, and cultivating workplace culture. According to Seek, the average yearly salary of a People & Culture Manager in Australia is $110,000.
You can also continue your studies and fast-track your Master of Human Resource Management, allowing you to further develop your expertise in the field of people and culture.
This course will give you the skills you need to succeed in a variety of roles. Depending on your prior experience, you will be able to apply for roles such as People & Culture Advisor, Director of People & Culture, Diversity & Inclusion Consultant and more.