The development of an organisation's human resources is now widely recognised as a critical component in gaining competitive advantage in the global marketplace. Developing people's capabilities in diverse contexts is thus a vital role played by HR professionals, and one that requires research, planning, and skills in the delivery of training courses to groups of employees with varied and evolving needs. Associated with this, HR professionals are also expected to conduct research into, and develop, initiatives that will increase an organization's capacity to generate value from the efforts of global and diverse workforces. In light of the evolving field of HRD and HRM, this unit therefore uses theory and research as the basis for building your skills in human resource development and HRM research in global and diverse contexts. The unit will also provide you with an understanding of the strategic contribution that HRD, research into HRM, and effective diversity management can make to profitability and organisational competitiveness.
|Unit name||Human Resource Management Practices B|
|Faculty/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
Dr Tommy Wong
Dr Tommy Wong
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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|Hobart||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|3||2018: $1,344.00||2018: $2,523.00||080399|
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BMA121 and BMA217
Three hour workshop weekly (attending students); online participation for distance students
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Stone, RJ 2013, Human resource management, 4th edn, Wiley, Milton Qld
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