Course Details for Dr. Dana Cosby - Summer - 2020

International Human Resource Management in Ireland

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Dr. Cosby studies and presents guest lectures on Workplace Incivility with a special interest in the impact of human resource practices on the phenomenon. (More Info)

Faculty:
Dr. Dana Cosby (More Info)

Course:
International Human Resource Management in Ireland

Program Dates:
June 01, 2020 —June 17, 2020

Honors Credit:
None

WKU Course:
MGT 413

Discipline(s):
International Business , Management

Course Description:
Explore the “people side” of business in Ireland and Northern Ireland by joining this class in human resource management from an international perspective. We will examine the human resource landscape by meeting with education and government representatives and visiting businesses across several industries, including manufacturing, hospitality and tourism, and agriculture. Understanding the historical and cultural context for Irish social and political policies in human resource management will be gained through visits to such varied sites as Trinity College in Dublin and the Aran Islands off the west coast of Ireland. You will benefit from adding this international experience to your qualifications in business and human resource management.

Prerequisites:
Introduction to Business and Organizations.

Physical Activity Requirements:
Anticipate walking potentially 3-5 miles a day. Some of the agriculture activities may be outside at farm locations. Students will be advised for potential temperature rain or muddy conditions and to dress appropriately.

Course Highlights:
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