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Human Capital Development In The Public Sector

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This course prepares students to apply human capital development concepts in a public sector. Students will create plans for managing human capital in a public and political environment. Other topics, at the state and local level, include recruitment, development & retention of employees, compensation, motivation, performance evaluation, employee/employer relationship, personnel policies & politics, and public service ethic, union management relations, employee/employer relations.

This graduate-level course is 6 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6

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    Public Personnel Management

    • Describe the personnel management activities in the public sector.
    • Describe the evolution of the public service systems.
    • Explain the challenges of managing the public workforce in the 21st century.

    Recruitment, Selection, and Retention

    • Develop a strategy for recruiting and retaining public sector employees.
    • Determine the effect of compensation on employee recruitment and retention.
    • Analyze the steps of the succession planning process in the public sector.

    Employee Performance

    • Explain the factors affecting employee performance.
    • Explain the purpose of evaluating employee performance.
    • Contrast the various types of performance evaluations.
    • Develop a fair and effective performance evaluation system.

    Labor Relations, Collective Bargaining, and Employee Rights

    • Analyze the relationship between management and unions in the public sector.
    • Explain the collective bargaining process in the public sector.
    • Evaluate the challenges of public sector collective bargaining.
    • Evaluate the potential consequences of violations of the legal rights and protections of employees.

    Ethics, Organizational Culture, and Diversity

    • Explain the importance of ethics in human resource management.
    • Explain how managers influence organizational culture.
    • Describe the diversity management practices in the public sector.

    Strategic Management of Human Capital

    • Develop a plan for strategic management of human capital in the public sector.
    • Identify how human capital management influences organizational effectiveness now and in the future
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