Advanced Mediation

Course Number
Law 3980
Teaching Method

Advanced Mediation is an experiential learning, graded course designed to train students to become competent mediators. The second year Negotiation course is a pre-requisite and attendance is mandatory. By the end of the course, working with a co-mediator, you will be able to conduct a simple private law mediation session. This course will be of interest to students with backgrounds or interest in conflict resolution and those who wish to practice as mediators or ADR neutrals upon graduation.


10% Class participation
20% Mediation Assessment and Reflection
10% Mediation Agreement
60% Reflective Research Paper

Course Materials



Mr. David Dyck, Dr. Jennifer L. Schulz