Human Resource Management

Trinity College Dublin

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Human Resource Management

  • Host University

    Trinity College Dublin

  • Location

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Area of Study

    Business, Human Resources

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    5
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    Human Resource Management (HRM) sets out to describe the professional area of work that is concerned with managing employees in work organizations. HRM is described in academic terms from historical, organizational and professional perspectives. The module secondly, contextualizes the practice of HRM in the Irish employment law and industrial relations environment. Thirdly, it expands upon the activities of HRM in organization: staffing, training evaluation, compensation, welfare and employee relations setting out how they contribute to organizational outcomes/ business strategy. Finally, it discusses how HRM is delivered and/or managed in organizations.

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.