Mediation & Conflict Resolution
Conflict is part of every aspect of our lives – work and personal. Negotiation involves a wide range of techniques by which we work through issues that divide. In this course, you will be exposed to various strategies for conflict resolution with an emphasis on merits-based negotiation. You will also explore when and why a third party mediator may contribute significantly to achieving a “wise agreement” – a mutually satisfying resolution.
- Recognize conflict as normal and healthy process
- Identify various techniques of conflict resolution – and develop a sense as to when to use one strategy over another
- Understand the significance of merits-based negotiations to solve conflict
- Be able to advocate for a facilitative mediation when appropriate
The University of Arkansas Global Campus is recognized by SHRM to offer 5.5 recertification credit for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP.