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This unit of study is designed to provide comprehensive coverage of specific and essential aspects of human resource management. Topics include managing people and employee relations, performance management, recruitment and selection of staff, training and development. This unit of study also covers dealing with grievance and disciplinary matters, conflict negotiation, dispute resolution and managing workforce diversity. Relevant legislative requirements such as equal employment opportunity and anti-discrimination are addressed.

Human Resource Management
Unit of study code 302
Availability Graduate Certificate in Leadership and Management

GC single unit of study

Pre-requisite N/A
Credit points 6
Hours of study 150
Fee* Tier 1
Prescribed texts Nil
Co-ordinated by Ashley Page MACN
Content Intended learning outcomes for this subject/program

After completing this subject, the learner will be able to:-

Assessment Tasks
Type of assessment

Note the completed assessment item (e.g. Assessment 1: Online discussion)


(% of total marks)

When assessed – academic week

(e.g. Week 8)

Theme 1: Human resource management a) analyse human resource management practices Assessment 1: Online discussions x2 10% 2, 9
Theme 2: Determining, recruiting, selecting and retaining b) examine strategies for recruitment and retention of staff Assessment 2: Fishbone diagram 10% 4
Theme 3: Developing people – workforce development c) appraise conflict and grievance management procedures Assessment 3: Literature critique (2,000 words) 40% 6
Theme 4: Contemporary issues in human resource management d) evaluate the importance of flexible work practices and ‘work-life’ balance Assessment 4: Policy review (2,000 words) 40% 10

e) evaluate the importance of flexible work practices and ‘work-life’ balance.

Human Resource Management (302) is a Tier 1 unit.

Tiers2022 Member price (10% discount)2022 Non-member price2023 Member price (10% discount)2023 Non-member price
Tier 1$2,133.00$2,370.00$2,196.00$2,440.00
Tier 2$2,434.50$2,705.00$2,506.50$2,785.00
Tier 3$2,862.00$3,180.00$2,947.50$3,275.00
Tier 4$3,420.00$3,800.00$3,523.50$3,915.00

*Fees are subject to change without notice.