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Module Code: MAN006
Module Title: Human Resource Management in China
Module Level: Level 0
Module Credits: 2.50
Academic Year: 2019/20
Semester: SEM2
Originating Department: International Business School Suzhou
Pre-requisites: N/A
The approach to managing human resources has changed significantly in China over the last two decades as its transformation from a state-planned economy to a market-oriented economy continues. This module aims to introduce students to the roles and functions associated with human resource management in China. It looks at the foundations of traditional Chinese human resource management practice, and also contemporary topics including analysis of currently under-explored issues such as employment law and regulations.
Learning outcomes 
A Explain the basic functions of human resources management (HRM) including recruitment, training and development, performance management, employee rewards and the employment relationship;

B Understand the basic legal framework of HRM in China
Method of teaching and learning 
Lectures with case studies
Managing human resources in China

Recruitment, retention and staffing strategies for China

Human capital, training and development in China

Key characteristics in performance management in China

Employers’ reward strategies and workers’ voice in China

Employment laws and regulations in China

Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 12           63  75 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Report (Case Study & Analytical Question) 100.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 9/19/2020 10:59:29 PM