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Dispute Management and Resolution - LAW465

Dispute resolution schemes now dominate the practice of law at many levels. This unit explores various types of dispute resolution processes with an emphasis on negotiation, mediation, conciliation, arbitration and restorative justice. The unit provides an overview of the theory, philosophy, process, ethical and legal issues involved in each of these methods of dispute resolution. Through experiential role plays, discussions and exercises, students will be introduced to the skills required to advise on and participate in conflict resolution and management.

Credit Points: 3
When Offered:

S2 Day - Session 2, North Ryde, Day

S2 External - Session 2, External (with on campus sessions)

Staff Contact(s): Associate Professor Therese MacDermott

24cp in LAW or LAWS units Prerequisite Information


NCCW(s): LAW415
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Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Macquarie Law School

Faculty of Arts

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