Highlights the importance of strategic human resource management to tourism and hospitality organisations within Australian and international contexts. Students gain an appreciation of the value of people to organisations while critically engaging with contemporary research literature relating to workplace management issues. Uses a student-focused strategy developing case-study analysis and critical thinking.
An introduction to strategic HRM
Engaging and motivating employees
Managing knowledge in organisations
Diversity management and quality of work-life
Dispute resolution and negotiation
HR planning, job analysis, recruitment and selection
Training and development
Performance and reward management
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
GA1: Intellectual rigour,
GA3: Ethical practice,
GA4: Knowledge of a discipline,
GA5: Lifelong learning,
GA6: Communication and social skills,
GA7: Cultural competence
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||critically reflect on the importance of people and human capital to organisations in the tourism, hospitality and events industries||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||critically engage with contemporary research into human resource and workplace management||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||identify and analyse current and future trends for human resource and workplace management in the tourism, hospitality and events industries||Intellectual rigour||Creativity|
|4||apply contemporary human resource and workplace theory to case study examples.||Intellectual rigour||Creativity|
- Hartel, CEJ & Fujimoto, Y, 2010, Human Resource Management, 2nd edn, Pearson, Frenchs Forest, NSW. ISBN: 9781442517981.