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Employment Relations in Asia (BUS251)

Organisational Unit School of Management and Governance
Credit Points 4
Availability KAPLAN-SGP: TMA-internal
SGP1: TMB-internal
Description This unit provides an introduction to employment relations environments in Asia. It includes an examination of labour market conditions, the role of government, unions and employer associations, collective bargaining, dispute management and other workplace issues.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 2 hours; workshops: 1 hour.
Assessment Assessment will consist of; Individual essay 30%
Group assignment 20%
Final Exam 50%.
Prerequisites BUS145 Principles of Management or BUS176 Foundations of Management and Governance
Exclusions Students who have completed BUS222 Employment Relations may not enrol in this unit for credit
Notes This unit is only available to students studying at the Singapore campuses. Murdoch (South Street), KDU and Dubai students should enrol in BUS222 Employment Relations.
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