Dispute Resolution: Theory and Practice
Units: 1.0 or 1.5
Hours: 2-0-0 or 3-0-0
Examines the forms and functions of major disputing processes - mediation, negotiation and adjudication. These are the processes which are critical to lawyers and other persons concerned with preventing or resolving disputes. Both court adjudication and alternative dispute resolution (ADR) will be studied from theoretical, critical and practical perspectives. Examines and develops the skills used in various dispute resolution procedures.
Undergraduate course in Law offered by the Faculty of Law.