Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Purdue School of Engineering and Technology

Foundations in Human Resource Development

OLS 51500 / 3 Cr.

A survey course emphasizing the human resource function (and its development) in the context of the work organization. Human resource development topics include exploration of various training and development techniques, the relation of training to organizational strategies, training needs analysis, evaluation of training, and career development. The strategic approach to human resource management also is covered, including what human resource professionals can and should do to help the organization succeed.

Online chat discussions: microphone/headset/web camera required.
Semesters Offered