Human Resource Management - MGMTH13529

Stream Summary

Faculty: COMM - UNSW Business School

School: School of Management

Contact:  UNSW Business School Student Centre

Program: 3529 - Commerce/Science


Bachelor of Commerce (Major)

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Stream Outline

This plan is for students wishing to undertake a major sequence in Human Resource Management (HRM).

Specialisation in human resource management provides a strong practical and theoretical grounding in the policies and processes involved in the management of people at work. In a climate of rapid economic change, effective labour management is being seen as a critical component of the operation and strategic planning of both private firms and public sector organisations.

Stream Structure

  • A major in Human Resource Management consists of 48 UOC (8 courses). Five (5) of these courses are specified; the other three (3) are elective courses that are chosen from the list below. At least two (2) of the electives chosen must be at level 3 (i.e. MGMT3XXX). This is regardless of whether you are doing a single major or taking Human Resource Management as a second major
  • A minor in Human Resource Management consists of 30 UOC of the following courses: MGMT1001, MGMT1002, MGMT2705, MGMT2718, MGMT3701.

Compulsory courses

Elective courses
** Students may count ONE of COMM2222, COMM3020 or COMM3030 towards their major in Human Resource Management major.

Additional Information

Please note that these requirements may be subject to change.
Students are advised to follow requirements according to the year they commenced. Please refer to previous editions of the Online Handbook for your program requirements.

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