Unit

School Of Law

Alternative Dispute ResolutionWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 200293.2

Discipline: LEGAL STUDIES

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Paul Rogers


Assumed Knowledge
Successful completion of 80 credit points


Equivalent Units
69109 - Alternative Dispute Resolution, 200812 - Conflict Resolution (UG)

Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
In 2014, this unit replaced by 200812 - Conflict Resolution (UG). This unit will examine the theory and practice of alternative dispute resolution generally, and in the context of the Australian legal system specifically, although the course does not focus specifically on the law. The unit is experientially-based, and students will be expected to participate in discussions, exercises and role-plays. The theory and practice of conflict and dispute resolution will be critically considered, as will the social, cultural and legal contexts within which alternative dispute resolution occurs. The unit is presented with a multi-disciplinary, analytical and practical approach.Although an introduction to mediation is included in this unit, it is not a unit on mediation. This unit will provide students with a broad understanding of the theory and practice of dispute resolution, and provide them with the basic skills required to resolve disputes more effectively.


Courses
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2501.4Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)CONTINUING
2501.5Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)CONTINUING
2502.2Bachelor of Laws (Non graduate entry)CONTINUING
2502.3Bachelor of Laws (Non graduate entry)CONTINUING
2502.4Bachelor of Laws (Non graduate entry)CONTINUING
2526.4Bachelor of Economics/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2537.6Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2537.7Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2537.8Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.4Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.5Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.6Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2723.3Bachelor of Communication Studies/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2739.2Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
2739.4Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
2739.5Bachelor of Business and CommerceCONTINUING
2740.2Bachelor of Business and Commerce/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2740.4Bachelor of Business and Commerce/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2740.5Bachelor of Business and Commerce/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2740.6Bachelor of Business and Commerce/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2743.3Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2743.4Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
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2752.2Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2758.1Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING


Specialisations

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