University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire

Commercial and Workplace Mediation

This course explores the background and context of conflict including causes, academic and legal background and current developments. It introduces and builds participants' mediation techniques and skills and includes mediation management; the relationship between power, prejudice and culture affecting conflict and mediation and how stereotypes and prejudices might affect Mediators' ability to mediate.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in any discipline from a UK institution or equivalent level qualification from an overseas institution. Applicants without an Honours degree will be considered on the basis of substantial relevant work experience such as Fellows of the Institute of Legal Executives, members of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development. Such applicants will be interviewed and may be asked to undertake a written task to demonstrate potential to work at level 7. English language skills are a pre-requisite for this programme. Applicants, for whom English is not their 1st language, will be required to have achieved IELTS 6.5 or above with no lower than a score of 6.0 in any element. Postgraduate Certificate in Workplace Mediation: Students will only be admitted to this programme upon demonstration of satisfactory completion of training in commercial or civil mediation or relevant experience in the workplace.

Course modules

Commercial mediation practice; commercial mediation skills; workplace mediation practice; workplace mediations skill.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Whole course (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,280 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
College Lane Campus Hatfield AL10 9AB South East

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Key information

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School of Law
Telephone number: 
01707 286200