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Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstoreAdditional Resources: Internet Research and McAfee Memorial LibraryMcAfee Memorial Library - Online information, links, electronic databases and the Online catalog. Contact the library for further assistance via email or at 800-270-4347.Career Counseling - The Career Development Center (CDC) provides services for all stages of career development. The mission of the CDC is to provide the career planning tools to ensure a lifetime of career success.Park Helpdesk - If you have forgotten your OPEN ID or Password, or need assistance with your PirateMail account, please email email@example.com or call 800-927-3024Resources for Current Students - A great place to look for all kinds of information http://www.park.edu/Current/.Course Description: MG420 Labor Relations: Consideration of the development, legal environment, and current problems of the industrial relations system. Emphasis is placed upon the historical evolution of both the union movement and the legislative system that shapes its activities. 3:0:3 Prerequisite: MG 352 and HR 353.Educational Philosophy: Instructor philosophy is to learn by application and exercises. Students will be challenged to think critically and arrive at solutions and possible outcomes.Learning Outcomes: Core Learning OutcomesExplain various perspectives of collective bargaining theories.Discuss the historical and future trends toward labor and management conflict resolution.Evaluate how labor relations theories can be applied to workplace practices including the students own work environment. Instructor Learning OutcomesExplain union grievance procedures.Explain and implement conflict resolution procedures.Explain bargaing methods and procedures.Explain mediation and arbitration procedures.Core Assessment:
Class Assessment: Attendance and participation 80 points
Chapter Study Questions 120 points
Inclass exrcises 150 points
Union Research Paper 150 points
Research Paper Presentation 100 points
Midterm Exam 200 points
Final Exam 200 points
Total points 1000 pointsGrading: 900-1000 A
0-599 FThe 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.
MG 420 Labor Relations
U1U 2013 LU
BS Management/HR, MA Managment/HR, DM Management
8:30am - 5 pm
4:50 - 10:10 PM
Textbooks can be purchased through the MBS bookstore
Additional Resources: Internet Research and McAfee Memorial Library
McAfee Memorial Library - Online information, links, electronic databases and the Online catalog. Contact the library for further assistance via email or at 800-270-4347.Career Counseling - The Career Development Center (CDC) provides services for all stages of career development. The mission of the CDC is to provide the career planning tools to ensure a lifetime of career success.Park Helpdesk - If you have forgotten your OPEN ID or Password, or need assistance with your PirateMail account, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800-927-3024Resources for Current Students - A great place to look for all kinds of information http://www.park.edu/Current/.
Educational Philosophy: Instructor philosophy is to learn by application and exercises. Students will be challenged to think critically and arrive at solutions and possible outcomes.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
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.
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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 2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog Page 98
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