HR 434 Compensation Management
S1LL 2013 LR
Hillman, Virginia R.
MA Human Resources Development/Public Administration
Little Rock AFB, AR
1/16/2013 - 3/6/2013
5:00 - 10:00 PM
AC202 and HR 353 Educational Philosophy:
Compensation Management in a Knowledge Based World, Henderson, R., Pearson-Prentice Hall, 2006. 10th Edition
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This course provides an instructor to student facilitated led discussion. Students are expected to participate in discussions including text materials as well as real live application.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Link to Class RubricClass Assessment:
20% Mid-Term Examination- 200 points
30% Final Examination-300 points
20% 6 to 8 pages Research Paper (Due 7th week of Class) Paper will research the history of employee compensation in the United States for the past 100 years.200 points
20% (4) Each student must provide 4 current event reports to the class for discussion during the first 7 weeks of the course. Each current event is worth 50 points of the 200 possible points. Current events must be related to Human Resources Compensation Management. Students will screen news items related to the class topic. Students must then put the information concerned in their own words in a single page document. The news article information will be presented and discussed in class and the document handed in.
10% Participation in class 100 points
Total Points 1000
A 90-100% - 900 to 1000 Total Points
B 80-89% - 800 to 899 Total Points
C 70-79% - 700 to 799 Total Points
D 60-69% - 600 to 699 Total Points
F 59 - 599 or fewer Total Points or 3 unexcused absences
The course grade for students will be based on the overall average of homework and tests taken during the course in accordance with the weighting of the various requirements as stated in the syllabus.
All final exams in all School of Business courses will be comprehensive and will be closed book and closed notes. They will constitute 30% of the total course grade and will not be a take-home exam. They will be completed during the test week in the period designated by the registrar or by the Proctor in the case online courses. If calculators are allowed, they will not be multifunctional electronic devices that include features such as: phones, cameras, instant messaging, pagers, and so forth. Electronic Computers will not be allowed on final exams unless an exception is made by the Dean of the School of Business.
Classroom Rules of Conduct:
Students are expected to be attend all class meetings and to be on tme. Habitually late is not acceptable. Full participation points cannot be received if student is not in attendance for entire class time. If student is going to be absent, instructor must be notified prior to class time. If prior notice is not given, absence will be unexcused.
Chapters 1,2 & 3
Chapters 4 & 5
1st Current Event
Chapter 6,7 & 8
2nd Current Event
Midterm Exam Chapters
Chapter 10,11 &12
3rd Current Event
Chapter 13, 14 &15
Chapter 16, 17, & 18
Final Exam Chapters 10-18
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Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog Page 98
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