2020 unit information
Classes and seminars in Trimester 2, 2020 will be online.
Last updated: 2 June 2020
For students commencing courses M300, M307, D301, D313, D317, D321, D322, D325, D338, D366 or D388 from Trimester 1 2016: MMM132
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
1 x 2 hour class + 1 x 1 hour seminar per week.
1 x 2 hour recorded online class per week + 1 x 1 hour online seminar per week
Human Resource Practice introduces students to the concepts and theories surrounding the practice of human resource management, consisting of attraction, recruitment, selection, performance management and rewarding employees at work. Understanding the intricacies associated with workplace practise and employee performance is critical to the fundamental application of what Human Resource Management practitioners do in the workplace. By participating in the unit, students will develop an important understanding of human resource practice to equip them with the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to take into the workplace and for them to work effectively in the HR environment.
These are the Learning Outcomes (ULO) for this UnitAt the completion of this Unit, successful students can:
Apply HR theory, principles and models to the practice of HR in organisations and provide recommendations to improve HR practice.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO5: Problem solving
Reflect on team performance from a performance management perspective.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilitiesGLO7: Teamwork
Apply theoretical knowledge as related to HR practice and to organisational contexts.
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities
These Unit Learning Outcomes are applicable for all teaching periods throughout the year
Case Study Report:
Part A: Group assignment - Case Study Report
Part B: Individual assignment - Critical reflection
The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.
The texts and reading list for the unit can be found on the University Library via the link below: MMH231 Note: Select the relevant trimester reading list. Please note that a future teaching period's reading list may not be available until a month prior to the start of that teaching period so you may wish to use the relevant trimester's prior year reading list as a guide only.
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