• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 42 days
    Duration

About

The Managing Human Resources in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry course is part of the International Hospitality Management MicroMasters Program from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University - HKPolyUx.

In this business and management course, we will analyze contemporary issues in the management of human capital in the hotel and tourism industry, within both macro- and micro-perspectives.

You will learn how organizational culture impacts human capital, how to effectively staff your team, leadership skills and how to manage employee motivation. We will also discuss how different cultures approach human resource management (HRM).

What you'll learn:

  • Evaluate and discuss the knowledge and theories of managing human resources applicable to the hotel and tourism industry
  • Appraise and analyze human resources functions and employee motivation in the context of the hotel and tourism environment
  • Evaluate the impacts and factors that affect the development of organizational culture
  • Assess the relationship between the hotel and tourism industry and their society; and evaluate the impacts of social, economical, and cultural factors on managing human resources
  • Analyze and evaluate HR research journals to identify applicable methodologies
  • Identify human resources problems within the hotel and tourism context, and apply research skills and techniques to solve these problems
  • Analyze and appraise related numerical and graphical data regarding managing human resources, and develop solutions for industry practitioners.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 42 days
    • Intensity 8 hrs/week
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      6 weeks 6 to 8 hours per week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human resources staffing
  • Organizational culture 
  • Contemporary and diversity
  • Equal employment opportunities and managing employment turnover
  • International human resources management in hospitality

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Leaners need to have hospitality and tourism related experiences.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    198 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 198 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
  • National

    198 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 198 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
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Funding

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