Document Type

Graduate Syllabus


Spring 2007



Course Number

DIPL 6117 AA

Course Description

This course will focus on the analytical, methodological and practical tools of conflict mediation and resolution with an emphasis on conflict prevention, management and resolution. We will examine: the causes and sources of international conflict; the dynamics of third party intervention; and mediation skills. The course will include a blend of lectures, class discussions, individual and group exercises, and mediation role plays in class.