MG 420 Labor Relations
F1B 2006 BL
Boofter, James E.
Title Adjunct Faculty
M.A. Management; M.A. Human Resources
July 31-Sep 23, 2006
5:00 - 7:30 PM
Textbook: 'Labor Relations', 12th edition, 2006, Sloane/Witney
Textbooks can be purchased though the MBS bookstore
Additional Resources: 'Labor Relations Law', 5th ed., Taylor/Witney (NOT REQUIRED BY STUDENT)
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Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
No later than week 14 of a 16 week class or week 7 of an 8
week class the student is to have prepared and submitted supported answers to 8
comprehensive questions in the research assignment.
Exam 1....20%, (20 points) Exam 2 (comprehensive, closed book/notes)...45%, (45 points)Contract Negotiations.....35%, (35 points)
TOTAL = 100% (100 points)
Grading: A-90-100 points B-89-80 points C-79-70 points D-69-60 pointsF-50 points and below
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Week 1: Intro to course; discuss Learning Outcome 'A' (text chapter 1) Week 2: Discuss Learning Outcomes B (text chapter 2) and C (text chapter 4; Select Bargaining Team and Chief Negotiators Week 3: Discuss Learning Outcome D (text chapter 3); Exam 1 review and exam(open notes/books); Collective Bargaining Teams meet Week 4: Discuss Learning Outcomes E (no specific text chapter)and F (text chapter 6); Collective Bargaining Teams meet Week 5: Discuss Learning Outcome G (text chapter 5), exam 2 review Week 6: 2d exam (comprehensive including all Learning Outcomes); closed notes/books)
Collective Bargaining Exercise beginsWeek 7: Collective Bargaining Exercise continued Week 8: Collective Bargaining Exercise continued; course summary and conclusion
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Last Updated:7/18/2006 2:29:14 PM