2023-2024 Catalog 
    
    Jul 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

FOR60120 - Fundamentals of Mediation

(3 units)
This course examines mediation theory and practice and provides an in-depth exploration of selected aspects of the mediation process is it relates to the larger conflict resolution context. The course addresses topics such as resistant parties, overcoming impasse, mediating with individuals and groups, using a decision-tree analysis, and employing counterintuitive and “mindful” mediation strategies. Ethical issues and public policy concerns, such as the limits of confidentiality and expectations of procedural fairness, are also explored.