Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject is not offered in 2011.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: One 3-hour seminar per week |
Total Time Commitment: Approximately 2.5 hours of personal study per hour of class time is required to achieve a satisfactory level of performance
|Prerequisites:|| MGMT90004 Organisational Behaviour and MGMT90018 Human Resource Management |
Study Period Commencement:
Not offered in 2011
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements for this entry.
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|Subject Overview:||This subject will focus on the everyday managerial activities involved in motivating, assessing, and rewarding employee performance. Students will learn a number of techniques and programs that are designed to motivate, measure, and recognise employee performance. Topics will include goal-setting, job enrichment, employee recognition, employee involvement and empowerment, performance feedback, and pay-for-performance programs. Students will learn to identify and apply a range of criteria to evaluate the effectiveness of these management programs to develop their skills in managing employee performance. Students will also develop an understanding of the unique challenges associated with motivating various groups of people such as professionals, casual workers, ethnically diverse groups, and low-skilled employees.|
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On successful completion of this subject, students should have improved the following generic skills: |
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