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Unit details

MPM922 - Human Resource Management

Year2015 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive, Cloud (online)

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Cohort rule:(For Doctor of Business Administration students only)
Unit chair:

J Molineux

Prerequisite:Nil
Corequisite:Nil
Incompatible with:

MPR922/MPT922

Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 3 hour seminar per week. Students will be also be provided with recorded classes and e-live sessions

Cloud(online): Learning resources are via CloudDeakin. Students will be also be provided with recorded classes and e-live sessions

 

Burwood (Melbourne) Intensive:

There are no weekly classes.  Students will be required to attend the following seminars between 9.00am and 5.00pm each day:


Group 1:
Thursday 13 November
Friday 14 November
Thursday 8 January
Friday 9 January
Revision session - Friday 6 February (9.30am to 12.30pm)
 
Group 2:
Thursday 27 November
Friday 28 November
Thursday 22 January
Friday 23 January
Revision session - Friday 6 February (1.30pm to 5.00pm)

Students must nominate for either Group 1 or Group 2

Note:

  • Cloud (online) enrolled students are also welcome to attend Intensive offering sessions.
  • This unit is available in residential mode. Click here for more information.

Content

The unit content focuses on the strategic management of people in the workplace.  It is designed for managers or aspiring managers to be able to understand the potential of strategic HRM in the macro context to build a strategic competitive advantage for organisations.  It uses a mix of local and global examples to illustrate these points.  Specific attention is given to issues of strategic alignment and developing a HR strategy, talent management, human resources planning, talent development, and managing for performance.  Students will also develop practical skills in HRM topics that they will be able to utilise in their workplaces.

Assessment

Written Assignment 1 1500 words 10%, Written Assignment 2 3500-4000 words 40%, Examination 2 hours 50%,

Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$1283$1283$2962$3697

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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