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Past Courses

Below is a list of courses that will were offered in past semesters. If a syllabus is not linked to the course, we did not receive one from the instructor to post online.

Fall 2016

If you have questions about enrollment, contact the faculty member currently teaching the course or Assistant Dean Becky Barker.

Fall 2016 Course Grid (.doc)
Fall 2016 Course Offerings (.doc)

COURSE TITLE FACULTY
LER 557 Human Resource Theory (PhD) Kramer
LER 558 Faculty-Student Workshop
(PhD Seminar)
TBD
LER 591A Employment Relations Systems Cardador
LER 591B Employment Relations Systems Cardador
LER 593AE1 Quantitative Methods in LER* Newman
LER 593BE1 Quantitative Methods in LER* Newman
LER 599 Thesis Research (PhD) Faculty Specific

*Register with CRN for Lecture (AE1 or BE1) and CRN for specific quiz section:

  • 593AQ1, CRN 54240
  • 593AQ2, CRN 54241
  • 593BQ1, CRN 54243
  • 593BQ2, CRN 54242

As students complete the three semester master’s degree program, they must take at least one course in each of the four subject distribution areas listed below.

1. Union-Management Relations and Labor Relations Policy

COURSE TITLE FACULTY
LER 543 Workplace Dispute Resolution Lamare
LER 590CB Collective Bargaining in Sports & Entertainment LeRoy

 

2. Human Resource Management

COURSE TITLE FACULTY
LER 522 Government Regulation LeRoy
LER 523 Organization Fundamentals for HR Benton
LER 561 Compensation Systems Martocchio
LER 562 Human Resources Planning and Staffing Wiegand
LER 564 Training & Development
(2nd 8wks, 2hrs)
Martocchio
LER 565 Human Resources Management and Strategy Won
LER 568 Firm Performance in HR Management Weaver
LER 569 Power & Influence in HRM
(1st 8wks, 2hrs)
Benton
LER 590CM Change Management in HR Organizations Merkin/Pearlman
LER 590EB Employee Benefits
(1st 8wks, 2hrs)
Martocchio
LER 590EC Executive Compensation
(2nd 8wks, 2hrs)
Jung

 

3. Labor Markets and Employment

COURSE TITLE FACULTY
LER 545 Economics of Human Resources Forsythe
LER 590WPP Workforce Policies and Partnerships Weaver

 

4. International HR

COURSE TITLE FACULTY
LER 566 International Human Resources Management Chen
LER 590ERC Labor and Employment Relations in China Chen

 

Other Related Courses

COURSE TITLE FACULTY
LER 547 Labor Law 1 (1:30-2:45, WThF) Finkin
LER 590 Individual Topics Faculty Specific
LER 590EW Employee Stress, Well-being & Safety Park
LER 590HDA HR Data Analytics
(1st 8wks, 2hrs)
Drasgow