LB5534 - Foundations of Mediation
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Business, Law & Governance
This subject introduces some of the theories and standards relevant to mediation practice
in Australia. It provides a theoretical foundation for the practical skills taught
in LB5501 Mediation Skills and Practice. Students will critically analyse some of
the fundamental features of mediation (with a focus on the facilitative mediation
model), and consider the legal and ethical aspects of mediation practice in Australia.
- Evaluate complex conflict and related theories and standards for professional practice
in conflict management and resolution;
- Independently and critically reflect on and assess their own capabilities and performance,
and make use of feedback as appropriate, to support personal and professional development.
|LB5525, LB5530, LB5531, LB5533. Note that these subjects are not required for successful
completion of the subject, however are subjects in the MCMR program that students
are encouraged to complete prior to commencing any elective.
Study Period 1
|Census Date 28-Mar-2019
||Miss Claire Holland
||Miss Claire Holland, Miss Rikki Mawad.
- 130 hours - Online and self-study activities.
|Method of Delivery:
||WWW - LearnJCU
||initial learning brief (ilb) (10%); portfolio (80%); final learning brief (flb) (10%).
|Special Assessment Requirements:
||This subject is taught online through LearnJCU and students need to participate online
throughout the whole study period. Students must engage in online learning from the
first week of the study period and throughout the entire study period.
Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement
process, and in case of
minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest