2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    Nov 28, 2021  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PSPA 3020 - Principles of Public Personnel Management and Human Resources♦


(5 cr.) How do managers most effectively motivate and lead organizations and people to accomplish organizational goals? In this course, students explore many of the tools, techniques, and challenges of modern management, such as leadership, personnel systems, affirmative actions, performance management, and strategic planning. Students learn the tools, techniques, and challenges of managing organizations and people successfully in the public and nonprofit sectors. Through discussions and practical application assignments, students gain an understanding of basic leadership principles, strategic planning, modern personnel systems, and performance management. Students culminate their learning in a final analysis through which they apply course concepts to a current issue related to human resource management.
 
♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an Enrollment Advisor [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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