Università degli Studi di Napoli "Parthenope"

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Course of Bachelor's Degree Programme on ADMINISTRATION AND ORGANIZATION SCIENCE
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First Semester
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Course description

Learning Objectives:
The aim of this course is to provide students a solid preparation for acquiring skills and competences for understanding and analyzing problems and questions related to building the relationship between the individuals and the organizations and to strategic and operational choices and optiong for strategically managing human resources within organizations with particular attention to organizations operating in tourism and international business. Technology and human resources within tourism organizations.

Expected learning outcomes
Knowledge and understanding:
The student will demonstrate to know about the dynamics of functioning with renard to the relationship between individuals and organizations, identifying human resource management policies that contribute to sustain human re source value cycle, the main questions and problems concerning human resource management in public and private organizations.

Applying Knowledge and understanding:
The student will demonstrate to know how to apply the knowledge acquired in the theoretical part in order to face and solve questions regarding human resource management and to identify some paths of innovation for touristic destination and organization by analyzing study cases and exercises

Making judgments:
The student will demonstrate awareness and ability to elaborate an own vision with regard to human resource management questions and policies and, in particular, with regards to processes of recruitment and selection of human resources, to touristic event management, by proposing satisfying solutions for solving problems.

Students will demonstrate the ability to acquire a technical vocabulary coherent with themes and topics of human resource management and communicate in a clear and appropriate way in specific contexts, with regards to management of internal relations and communication value oriented, with regards to dialogue and relationship with trade unions.

Lifelong learning skills:
The student must demonstrate a good capacity of learning and application related to dynamics and questions concerning human resource management, to knowledge about practical case studies, and communicative functions, to study, by autonomous thought, themes and questions in university and post-university training and study.


It is necessary to take the exam of Organizzazione Aziendale


Part I (8 hours) – Individual and organizations: the role of human resource management. Human resource (HR) value cycle. The relationships within organization.
Part II (8 hours) - Strategy, structure and human resources. HR Function. Diversity management. Assenteismo
Part III (8 hours) – Job design. Time and space flexibility. Job design and Absenteeism.
Part IV (8 hours) – Programming and acquiring lhuman resources within organizations
Part V (8 hours) – Competencies and evaluation of human resources
Part VI (8 hours) – Rewarding human resources

Teaching Methods

The course is articulated in lectures, exercises, case studies.


Tyson, S. (2006), Essentials of human resource management.

Learning assessment

The exam comprises an oral exam (30 points for 6 questions and 5 points for each question).

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Slides are downdonable on MOODLE platform
Gestione delle risorse umane

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