Mediation and Dispute Resolution Practice 1 is the foundational subject in the Graduate Certificate in Family Dispute Resolution. The aim of this subject is to equip students with the required knowledge and skills that are essential for mediators and Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners. In this subject students will acquire and apply knowledge and skills about the facilitative model of mediation and the role and function of mediators, support persons and other professionals. Students will also explore and interrogate ethical and professional obligations as they apply to mediators, family dispute resolution practitioners, and both mediation and family dispute resolution practice in the context of applicable law.
|Faculty||Faculty of Law|
1. Identify and demonstrate knowledge of each of the stages of the facilitative mediation process.
2. Identify and apply mediator skills, strategies and techniques within the context of facilitative mediation process.
3. To critically analyse an aspect of mediation process, skills and/or strategies.
Assumed knowledge is the minimum level of knowledge of a subject area that students are assumed to have acquired through previous study. It is the responsibility of students to ensure they meet the assumed knowledge expectations of the subject. Students who do not possess this prior knowledge are strongly recommended against enrolling and do so at their own risk. No concessions will be made for students’ lack of prior knowledge.
Juris Doctor students are expected to have completed a minimum of 80 credit points of compulsory law subjects.
Faculty approval is required. Must be admitted into LA-43057 Graduate Certificate in Family Dispute Resolution OR a Masters Law degree.
|Withdraw – Financial||01/06/2020|
|Withdraw – Academic?||04/06/2020|
|Withdraw – Financial?||28/09/2020|
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|Withdraw – Financial?||29/01/2021|
|Withdraw – Academic?||31/01/2021|