International Human Resources Management

Maynooth University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    International Human Resources Management

  • Host University

    Maynooth University

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Business, Human Resources, International Management, Management Science

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    It is apparent that organizations now operate in an increasingly global economy. An awareness and understanding of the impact of operating across national borders on managing (international) people in (international) organizations is fundamental in contemporary management. This module focuses on aspects of Human Resource Management in multinational firms, such as staffing, human resource development, performance management and career issues. It explores the implications of the process of internationalization for HRM activities and policies, as well as exploring how HRM is practised in multinationals.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.