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Human Resources Management

Title Human Resources Management
Organisational Unit Business
Special requirements
Excluded Majors Human Resources Management; Human Resources Management
Excluded Minors
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.
Description This minor will provide students with a substantial body of knowledge and skills focused on contemporary developments in Human Resources Management. On completion of this minor, students will demonstrate the application of skills and knowledge through the planning and completion of research-based or scholarship-centred projects.
Recommended Majors International Business; Management; Psychology
Recommended Minors


Minor Structure - 12 credit points

Part I - 3 credit points

Core Units - 3 credit points

BUS123 Management in a Global Environment - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external

BUS176 Foundations of Management and Governance - 3 points
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal

Part II - 9 credit points

Core Units - 9 credit points

BUS293 Organisational Theory and Behaviour - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external, S2-internal, S2-external
DUBAI-ISC: TMD-internal
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TMA-internal, TSA-internal

BUS226 Talent Acquisition - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external
KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal

BUS297 Principles of Human Resources Management - 3 points

BUS371 Talent Management - 3 points
MURDOCH: S1-internal, S1-external

BUS340 Advanced Human Resource Perspectives - 3 points
KAPLAN-SGP: TJA-internal, TSA-internal

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