The attraction, recruitment, selection, remuneration, performance management and, when necessary, termination of an organisation's human resources are now widely recognised as critical contributors to organisations achieving their objectives. Today's HR professionals are expected to have sound skills in these areas. This unit therefore seeks to use theory and research as the basis for recommending appropriate and practical people management solutions that HR professionals can draw on in their day to day work. The focus is on students developing relevant professional practice skills which are examined from the perspective of HRM specialists and line managers. The unit will also aim to provide students with an understanding of the strategic contribution the traditional HR areas can make to profitability and organisational competitiveness.
|Unit name||Human Resource Management Practices A|
|Faculty/School||Tasmanian School of Business & Economics (TSBE)
Dr Megan Woods
Dr Megan Woods
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
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|Hobart||Semester 1||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
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|3||2015: $1,283.00||2015: $2,093.00||080399|
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BMA121 and BMA217
Three hour workshop weekly (attending students); online participation for distance students
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