Kingston University

Kingston University

Dispute Resolution

This course aims to develop and deepen an understanding of the different types of dispute resolution, with a particular focus on mediation and negotiation. Taught through a combination of academic content and role play, the course will be of particular interest for students who would like to develop relevant practical skills within the rigours of an academic framework.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.2 and above) or non-UK equivalent. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 6.5 overall, with special conditions in all elements.

Course modules

Modules include: Mediation and conflict; negotiation and dispute resolution.

Assessment methods

Assessment for each module is a coursework bundle comprised of videoed role play, reflective evaluation and critical evaluation of the academic literature.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning (with some attendance) £ 2,835 per Academic year (home fees) 14 weeks
PgCert Distance learning (with some attendance) £ 4,245 per Academic year (overseas fees) 14 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

Key information

Applicant Services
Telephone number: 
0844 855 2177