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Unit details

MPM722 - Human Resource Management

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Enrolment modes:

(B, X-Block, X)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings:

Trimester 2 (B, X) or trimester 3 (X-Block, X)

Previously coded as:MMM722
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

C Zheng (trimester 2), J Molineux (trimester 3)

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with: MPR722, MPT722
Contact hours:

1 x 3 hour seminar per week

 

Block mode offering:

Unit is taught face to face intensively in blocks during the trimester; for example, classes are not held on a weekly basis. Attendance is required at the following times:

 

Students must enrol in either Group 1 or Group 2 on STAR.

 

Group 1

15 & 16 November

24 & 25 January

 

Group 2

29 & 30 November

10 & 11 January

 

Note: As this unit is offered in block mode, it may impact on some international students’ enrolment.  It is the student’s responsibility to monitor their enrolment. 

Note:

Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

 

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Content

The objective of the first section of this unit is to develop an understanding of strategic human resource management and the policies, methods and techniques utilised in human resource management functions with particular emphasis on the workplace. Specific attention is given to issues of recruitment, selection, human resources planning, human resources development, and managing for performance. The study and practice of human resources will develop skills and understanding of how human resources fit within processes of strategy formulation and organisational change. The focus is on Australian issues and solutions.

Assessment

Written Assignment (Individual 3000-3500 words or Group/up to 4 students 6000-6500 words) 50%, Examination 2 hours 50%, Hurdle requirement: achieve 50% of the marks available on the examination.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Student Contribution Rate***Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1178$1178$1178$2675$3340

* Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2010
** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2009
*** Student contribution rate for Commonwealth Supported students who commenced studies from 2008
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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