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U272-511 Constructive Conflict Management

Readings, videos, discussions, role plays, and writing activities focused on understanding the nature and possible outcomes of interpersonal conflict, with the primary goal of providing students with effective communication skills to maximize productive outcomes in conflict situations. Discusses a process view of conflict, looking at both destructive and productive approaches to conflict; communication options; the effect of power differences on conflict climate; individual and group approaches to conflict management, and the role of forgiveness and reconciliation. Also includes approaches to conflict in the classroom.

Course Syllabus

Course Information
PrerequisitesNone; Appropriate for third-year or higher college or graduate students
Credits3 undergraduate credits
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Delivery MethodOnline
Course Start DateDate payment received
Course End Date1 year after start date
Registration DeadlineNone
Course Tuition*$981
Administrative Fee$75 (nonrefundable)
Total Tuition and Fees$1056 (not including materials)
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Course Materials
Conflict Resolution in Early Childhood
(ISBN: 97801308740)

Managing Conflict through Communication
(ISBN: 9780205685561) Edition: 4th

U272-511 Constructive Conflict Management Reader

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