CML4501F DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Final Level, half course, first semester, two lectures per week.
9 NQF credits at HEQSF level 8
Convener: Mr K Bassuday
Course entry requirements: All Preliminary and Intermediate Level courses to have been completed. The course is limited to 25 students; application to do the course must be directed to Professor Rycroft by 31 October.
The nature and path of conflict; approaches to managing conflict; positional and interest-based mechanisms; comparing adjudication and mediation; defining the process of mediation; the stages of mediation; the dispute system in the Labour Relations Act; specialised forms of mediation; divorce mediation, community mediation and environmental mediation; arbitration: the forms of arbitration and the defining characteristics; dispute systems design.
DP requirements: None
Assessment: Coursework: Class test 25%, Contemplative journal 25%, June examination: 50%