Program for Undergraduate Program/Certificate in Dispute Resolution/Mediation
Requires* the core classes and two elective classes for the Minor/Certificate,
all classes and related electives for the Major/Degree program.
* Introduction to Dispute Resolution (2 hours)
Getting Disputes Resolved, Ury.
Finding Common Ground, A Field Guide to Mediation by Barbara Ashley
* Introduction to Negotiation (3 hours)
A Practical Guide to Negotiation, Thomas F. Guernsey. NITA
Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In, Fisher.
* Personal Peacemaking (2 hours)
How to Turn the Other Cheek and Still Survive in Today's World, Dr.
Suzette Haden Elgin.
Genderspeak, Dr. Suzette Haden Elgin.
* Core Dispute Resolution Skills (3 hours)
Mediation and Facilitation Training Manual, Mennonite Conciliation
The Mediator's Handbook, Jennifer E. Beer with Eileen Stief.
* Role Play Lab (1 hour)
The Roleplay Book, edited by Ron Mock, Mennonite Conciliation Service
* Court Annexed Mediation (3 hours) (40 class
The Art of Mediation, Mark D. Bennett and Michele S. G. Hermann. NITA.
Introduction to Arbitration (2 hours)
New Arbitrator Training Manual, American Arbitration Association.
Basic Skills For The New Arbitrator, Allan H. Goodman.
Family Mediation (2 hours)
Mediating Divorce Agreements, Jim Melamed.
Facilitation (2 hours)
The Skilled Facilitator, Schwarz.
Dealing with an Angry Public, Larry Suskind.
Systems (2 hours)
Designing Conflict Management Systems, Constantino.
Complexity (2 hours)
Essays on Complexity, John Warfield.
National Conflicts (2 hours)
Marketing Your Skills (2 hours)
Marketing without Advertising, Michael Phillips and Salli Rasberry.
Seminar/Misc. Advanced Topics (2 hours)
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