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General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is;
- students are familiar with the tasks of a staff
manager in a small company

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is
expected to;
- be familiar with Payment of Salaries in a
- be familiar with HR-administration

Course contents

- legislation
- personnel administration
- salaries
- recruitment
- teamwork

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Introduction to Business Administration (Basic
Business Economics and Commercial Law)or

Previous course names


Additional information

More information will be given at the introduction
and on Itslearning.

Recommended or required reading

Österberg Maritta: Henkilöstöasiantuntijan
Tomperi Soile: Bokföring i praktiken,chapter:
Löner och lönebikostnader. Utbildningsstyrelsen
Material handed.

Study activities

  • Lectures - 14 hours
  • Excursions and demonstrations - 2 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 10 hours
  • Small-group work - 10 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 48 hours
  • Individual studies - 34 hours
  • Internet-based studies - 15 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Multiform education

Assessment methods

  • Exams (written-, oral-, home-)
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

To pass the course the student should pass the
following: Written examination test,
electronic legislation-test, two productions
(the other together with presentation).
More information about the grading will be
given at the introduction and on Itslearning.


Broth Joacim


Fabricius Susanna

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions
  • Date will be announced later - Other assignments

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