Hrm-586 labor relations – complete course, graded a+

Week, TCOs and Topics

Readings/Class Preparation 

Activities/Assignments

Week 1
TCOs A & B

Organized Labor and the Management Community

Chapter 1: Organized Labor and the Management Community: An Overview

Graded Discussion Topics

Week 2
TCOs C & D

Overview of American Labor History

Chapter 2: The Historical Framework

Chapter 3: The Legal Framework

Case Study Assignment

Graded Discussion Topics

Week 3
TCOs D & E

Union Behavior, Structure, Government, and Operation

Chapter 4: Part 1 – Union Behavior: Structure, Government, and Operation

Graded Discussion Topics

Week 4
TCO F

At the Bargaining Table

Chapter 5: At The Bargaining Table

Case Study Assignment

Graded Discussion Topics

Week 5
TCO H

Grievances and Arbitration

Chapter 6: Grievances and Arbitration

Pool Paper

Graded Discussion Topics

Week 6
TCO G

 Wage Issues and Economic Supplements under Collective Bargaining

Chapter 7: Wage Issues under Collective Bargaining

Chapter 8: Economic Supplements Under Collective Bargaining

Course Project

Graded Discussion Topics

Week 7
TCO I

Institutional and Administrative Issues under Collective Bargaining

Chapter 9: Institutional Issues under Collective Bargaining

Chapter 10: Administrative Issues Under Collective Bargaining

Graded Discussion Topics

Week 8
All TCOs

Final Exam