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LAWS77-802: Mediation and Dispute Resolution Practice 2

Description

This subject aims to build on and consolidate foundational knowledge and skills relevant to mediators and Family Dispute Resolution Practitioners. This subject offers in depth examination and evaluation of critical issues in mediation and family dispute resolution. Students will be able to practically apply advanced knowledge and skills within the context of facilitative mediation. Topics including cross-cultural issues, power, emotion, impartiality, violence, current law, ethics and professionalism will be explored through online modules, practical roleplays and case studies.

Subject details

TypePostgraduate
CodeLAWS77-802
EFTSL0.125
FacultyFaculty of Law
Semesters offered
  • May 2021 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • September 2021 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • January 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • May 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • September 2022 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • January 2023 [Non-Standard Offering]
  • May 2023 [Non-Standard Offering]
Credit10
Study areas
  • Law
Subject fees
  • Current: $5,070
  • Commencing in May 2021: $5,250

Learning outcomes

1. Demonstrate the application of each of the stages of the facilitative mediation process (to meet National Mediator Accreditation Standards).
2. To critically self-reflect and evaluate their mediator skills, strategies and techniques within the context of facilitative mediation process.
3. To critically analyse and evaluate an aspect/s of mediation process, skills and/or strategies.

Enrolment requirements

Requisites: ?

Nil

Assumed knowledge:

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.

Assumed Prior Learning (or equivalent):

Juris Doctor students are expected to have completed a minimum of 80 credit points of compulsory law subjects.

Restrictions: ?
  • Study Abroad Students

Faculty approval is required. Must be admitted into LA-43057 Graduate Certificate in Family Dispute Resolution OR a Masters Law degree.

Subject outlines

Subject dates

Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/03/2020
Semester start25/05/2020
Subject start22/06/2020
Cancellation 1?25/06/2020
Cancellation 2?26/06/2020
Last enrolment24/06/2020
Withdraw – Financial?29/06/2020
Withdraw – Academic?02/07/2020
Teaching census?28/06/2020
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens02/08/2020
Semester start14/09/2020
Subject start19/10/2020
Cancellation 1?22/10/2020
Cancellation 2?23/10/2020
Last enrolment21/10/2020
Withdraw – Financial?26/10/2020
Withdraw – Academic?29/10/2020
Teaching census?25/10/2020
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens15/11/2020
Semester start18/01/2021
Subject start22/02/2021
Cancellation 1?25/02/2021
Cancellation 2?26/02/2021
Last enrolment26/02/2021
Withdraw – Financial?01/03/2021
Withdraw – Academic?04/03/2021
Teaching census?28/02/2021
Non-Standard Offering
Enrolment opens21/03/2021
Semester start17/05/2021
Subject start21/06/2021
Cancellation 1?25/06/2021
Cancellation 2?26/06/2021
Last enrolment23/06/2021
Withdraw – Financial?28/06/2021
Withdraw – Academic?01/07/2021
Teaching census?27/06/2021