About this unit
This online Human Resource Management Principles unit offers you an opportunity to advance your understanding of HR functions and learn how to effectively manage human resources in the workplace.
Delivered through Open Universities Australia in conjunction with Griffith University, the unit is geared towards HR students, business professionals and managers who find themselves in need of foundational HR skills.
The unit is highly practical and designed to equip you with the real-world skills needed to maximise efficiency and productivity in the area of human resources.
Students are trained across core HR functions such as recruitment, selection and retention; and are taught to develop strategic considerations in the management of diverse people and environments found in today’s modern workplace.
- Human Resource Management
Course pathwaysThis unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
- Bachelor of Arts (Librarianship and Corporate Information Management), Curtin University
- Strategic human resource management
- Human resource planning
- Human resource information management systems
- HRM and the law
- Job analysis
- Job design and quality of work life
- Recruiting human resources
- Employee selection
- Managing diversity
- Appraising and managing performance
- Human resource development
- Rewarding human resources
- Employee health and safety
- International human resource management
Why Open Universities Australia?
For two decades, Open Universities Australia (OUA) has partnered with leading Australian educators to make tertiary-level courses easier to access for people, no matter their background, their work status or their other life commitments. OUA has built up their reputation by making education more flexible, easier to tailor and available almost entirely online.
OUA's devotion to online education remains to this day, but where they once focused on higher education, today they offer the broadest set of post-secondary education and training programs in Australia.
Open Universities Australia offers a range of administrative and student support options. As a student of OUA you will have access to four hours of free expert tutoring support for each unit undertaken through the tutoring service SMARTHINKING. This on-demand service allows you to get fast, detailed feedback on your assignment drafts and gives you access to your tutor in real time.
The My OUA portal is an online student medium that allows you access to all your course and enrolment information as well as access to student forums and assessment tips.