Feb 21, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
    
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

LGL 140 - Conflict Resolution Skills

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Course Description: Students are introduced to conflict resolution skills of negotiation, mediation and arbitration through a series of cases and role plays. The nature and sources of conflict are examined within the context of judicial and non-judicial conflict resolution models. Ethical considerations are analyzed. The course provides students with an opportunity to learn basic negotiating and mediating skills.
General Education Elective(s): Social Science
Note(s): N/A


Course Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Identify sources of conflict, explain the nature of conflict, and discuss the function that conflict resolution serves in modern society.
  • Explain the difference between judicial and non-judicial conflict resolution models.
  • Discuss the various moral and ethical issues arising in conflict.
  • Analyze conflict scenarios, and propose resolution of the scenarios.
  • Practice conflict resolution skills such as negotiation, mediation, and arbitration.


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