UWA Handbook 2017

Unit details

HRMT3345 Managing Jobs, Performance and Wellbeing

Credit 6 points
  Offering
(see Timetable)
AvailabilityLocationMode
Semester 2UWA (Perth)Face to face
Details for undergraduate courses
  • Level 3 core unit in the Human Resource Management major sequence
  • Category B broadening unit for Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Design students
  • Level 3 elective
Content This unit examines human performance at work and implications for the management of human resources. Topics include the training and development of knowledge and skills; the development and management of careers; and the appraisal and management of work performance. The unit emphasises the contribution of human resources management to developing a high performance work system that meets both individual and organisational needs.
Outcomes Students are able to (1) demonstrate understanding and knowledge regarding a range of human resource management (HRM) topics (e.g. high performance work systems, training and development, performance appraisal); (2) demonstrate understanding and knowledge regarding a range of individual difference factors that are relevant to the design and evaluation of HRM interventions (e.g. work attitudes, motivation and emotions); (3) demonstrate the ability to conduct and write a literature review regarding a specific HRM issue that draws on theoretical and empirical research; and (4) demonstrate the ability to write a project proposal or report.
Assessment Assessment information is provided in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit except in the case of a bachelor's pass degree student who has obtained a mark of 45 to 49 overall and is currently enrolled in this unit, and it is the only remaining unit that the student must pass in order to complete their course.
Unit rules
Prerequisites: HRMT2237 Human Resource Management
Contact hours lectures/tutorials/seminars/workshops: up to 3 hours per week
Unit Outlinehttp://www.unitoutlines.biz.uwa.edu.au/Units/HRMT3345/SEM-2/2017

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