Module Overview

Human Resource Management

This module explains the nature and scope of HRM in an organisational setting. It also provides awareness and understanding in context of the functions of HRM and develops the managerial capabilities of students to handle the HRM tasks and challenges they may face in the future.

Module Code

INTB H3022

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

Human Resource Management: An Overview

A History of the Evolution of the HRMAn Introduction to the Work of the HRM DepartmentThe Functions of HRM in Context

The Environment of Human Resource Management

External Environmental Factors and HRMInternal Environmental Factors and HRMDiversity in the Workplace

Human Resource Planning

Demand and Supply of LabourJob AnalysisJob Descriptions and Person Specifications

Employee Recruitment, Selection & Induction

Recruitment MethodsShort-listingSelectionInduction

Employee Training & Development

Identification of Training NeedsTraining Design and DeliveryTraining EvaluationTraining MethodsManagement Development

Reward Systems

Employee Compensation and BenefitsImportance of the Reward PackageEquity in CompensationDeterminants of Pay

Occupational Health, Safety & Welfare

Health, Safety & Welfare LegislationHealth, Safety & Welfare Issues in the WorkplaceWorkplace Stress

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Other Assessment(s)40
Formal Examination60