Universität Wien FIND

040608 UK Human Resource Management (2021S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

service email address: opim.bda@univie.ac.at


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 50 participants
Language: English



Wednesday 03.03.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 10.03.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 17.03.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 24.03.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 14.04.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 21.04.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 28.04.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 05.05.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 12.05.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 19.05.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 26.05.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 02.06.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 09.06.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Wednesday 16.06.2021 16:45 -18:15 Digital
Klausur: MI 23.06.2021 16.45-18.15 Ort: Hörsaal 1 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß


Aims, contents and method of the course

Course description:
This course provides an introduction to basic concepts of Human resource management. It is structured into the following seven modules:
I. Introduction to Human Resource Management
II. The Core Competence of the Corporation and HRM
III. Recruitment and Placement
IV. Performance Evaluation
V. Pay for Performance
VI. Compensation and Incentive
VII. Managing Talent in the Networked Age
Further relevant information regarding the detailed structure of the course, group assignments, suggested reading list will be provided in class.

Assessment and permitted materials

Grading will be based on the following parts:
Course participation (10%)
One group presentation (20%)
One written assignment (20%)
Final exam (50%)
No passing grade may be granted if the student who misses more than 10% of the total class time.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

At least 50% have to be obtained for a positive grade. The other grades are distributed as follows:
1 for Excellent: 88% to 100%
2 for Very good: 75% to 87%
3 for Satisfied: 62% to 74%
4 for Pass: 50% to 61%
5 for Fail: less than 50%
Cheating during an examination will be sanctioned according to the university's constitution in its current form.

Examination topics

All slides, suggested reading materials and lecture content might be tested and graded. The final exam will include short answer questions and case analysis as well as open questions.

Reading list

Gary Dessler: Human Resource Management, 12th/ 13rd Edition.
Hamel, G., & Prahalad, C. K. (1990). The core competence of the corporation. Harvard business review, 68(3), 79-91.

Association in the course directory

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