Dispute Resolution

Independent College Dublin


Course Name Dispute Resolution
Course Provider Independent College Dublin
Course Code 50428 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: February / September
Application Date

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Duration 1 year

Delivery: In-class & Blended Learning
Location: Independent College Foley Street, Dublin 1
Course Fee The annual tuition fee for the upcoming academic year is €6,800 for domestic based students already located in Ireland or the European Union.

The annual tuition fee is €8,800 for Non-EU based students.
Entry Requirements

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Law Graduates: Candidates should have an upper second-class honours degree in law at Level 8 (or equivalent). Students with a lower second-class honours degree will be considered. Qualifications from...

Course Summary Join a unique and innovative interdisciplinary programme which focuses on a wide range of non-adversarial dispute resolution processes. The programme provides the understanding, academic knowledge and practical skills to resolve disputes between parties in a non-adversarial manner.
Course Content

Expand+The MA in Dispute Resolution focuses on a wide range of non-adversarial dispute resolution processes including arbitration, mediation, and negotiation across a number of different sectors, including family, commercial, community, and workplace. The c...

Learning Outcomes

Expand+Programme Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of the programme, learners should be able to:

-Assess the societal, psychological, theoretical and legal principles that underpin the different forms of dispute resolution.

-Evaluate how differen...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Semester 1
Understanding Conflict, Causes, Analysis & Dynamics
Principles of Mediation Theory
Principles of Mediation Practice
Principles of Negotiation Theory
Applied Negotiation Practice
Theory & Practice of Arbitration

Semester 2

Assessment Method

Expand+Teaching & Assessments

The programme teaching and learning strategy is designed to allow the learner to progress through the theoretical and practical concepts in an orderly and logical fashion. The assessment strategy is planned to ensure practic...

Careers or Further Progression CAREER OPTIONS

Graduates will have enhanced career opportunities within Ireland, the EU, and the wider international context. Types of employment may include:

• Public Sector Managerial level positions
• Counselling and social work
• Nursing and family / childcare protection
• Mediation, Arbitration & Negotiation
• Private sector Management, HR, Change Management, Workplace Dispute Resolution
• Membership of Professional Bodies
• Third-level Education
Further Enquiries For further information email admissions@independentcollege.ie or phone +353 1 877 3903
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