Human Resources Management

llsmg2054  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Human Resources Management
Note from June 29, 2020
Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
5 credits
30.0 h

  This biannual learning unit is not being organized in 2019-2020 !

Delobbe Nathalie;

At the end of this learning unit, the student is able to :

1 At the end of the class, students, as future managers, should be able to identify and understand which representations of organisations and of people lead human resource management practices. More precisely, they should be able to: - Understand major models of organisational thinking and human resource management - Use these models to analyse real-life situations (company cases) And, finally, identify strengths and weaknesses in order to propose improvements

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.
Content - general introduction, definitions and concepts - four models of organisational thinking and human resource management: mechanistic, contingent, culturalist, political. For each model, the course successively considers the underlying main theories, the characteristics of the model, implications for human resource management, and strengths and limits - synthesis and conclusions Methods This course combines: - lectures - preparations and presentations in small groups on cases or readings - conferences by human resource managers Students' active participation is required
Other information
Evaluation : Class participation and oral examination, in French or English Support : Slides provided through icampus References : Provided during the class
Faculty or entity

Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [60] in Management (shift schedule)