Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Processes
|Term: Fall Term 2011-12|
|Catalog Number: 5422|
|Class Number: 23352|
|Room: LAW G13.|
|Instructor: Judith A. Teeter|
|Credits: 3.0 Credits|
|Catalog Requirements: Professional Skills.|
Enrollment Limit: 18.
|Priority: Limited Enrollment - 3rd Year Priority|
The course will offer students a theoretical grounding in conflict resolution and communication skills, as well as experiential practice in various alternative dispute resolution processes. This is an interactive class, and students will perform a variety of in-class simulations and exercises to develop and hone skills in listening, problem-solving, negotiating, and mediating. Class participation is essential to this class.
The grade for the class will be based on class discussion and participation in exercises (25%); a semester long journal based on readings and reflection (25%); two short written papers (25%); and a final written take-home exam (25%).