Units of Study

PACS6928 - Community Mediation: Theory and Practice

Summer Main, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Wendy Rose Lambourne

Description

This unit of study will focus on the theory and practical application of facilitation, communication and conflict resolution skills in a community mediation context. Students will learn about various models of community mediation and will become skilled in the stages of community mediation through role-plays and simulation exercises. Successful completion of this unit of study will equip students for possible accreditation as a community mediator in Australia, as well as providing students with transferable skills and knowledge about mediation.

Assessments

1x reflective journal and course participation (25%), role plays (25%) and 1x3000wd essay (50%)

Classes

1x2-hr seminar/week or equivalent intensive

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