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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Special Topics- Workforce Planning, Recruiting, & Selection


Workforce planning includes strategic assessment of internal and external labor markets, the legal context, and the future labor needs of the organization. Effective recruiting requires identification of labor sources, targeting talent, and training recruiters. Employee selection topics include measurement, assessment, and hiring of candidates. Post-hire issues including socialization, retention, and separation are also covered.
Course Details

Fall 2021

Sep 1, 2021 - Dec 8, 2021
Anne-Marie Szmyt
Prerequisite: MANAGMNT 301
Base Cost: $1,446 ($482/credit)
Term Fee: $47
Start date: Sep 01, 2021
End date: Dec 08, 2021
Last day to add: Sep 15, 2021
Last day to drop: Sep 15, 2021
Last day to withdraw: Oct 28, 2021