UT Dallas 2021 Undergraduate Catalog

OBHR4336 - Labor and Employee Relations

OBHR 4336 Labor and Employee Relations (3 semester credit hours) Introduces students to labor relations and collective bargaining; covers the parties (union and management), the legal framework, union structure and administration, the employer role, union organizing, bargaining issues, the negotiation process, grievances and arbitration, and public sector labor relations. Provides a historical overview of the American labor movement, of workers and unions in American society, including the how and why workers join unions, how unions are structured and function, how organizations respond to unions, and how unions and management bargain a contract. Prerequisite: OBHR 3330. (3-0) T