2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Communication and Conflict

Summer quarter

Faculty: Lori Blewett communication, social studies

Fields of Study: communications and psychology

Summer: CRN (Credit) Level 40029 (4) First Session  

Credits: 4(Su)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day


Conflict is an integral and often necessary part of interpersonal, group, and organizational relationships. In this class students learn to identify obstacles to conflict resolution, to analyze conflict using a variety of theoretical frameworks, and to practice integrative problem-solving and conflict management strategies for strengthening relationships. The course blends contemporary conflict theory with communication skill building. It satisfies prerequisite communication credit for selected MIT endorsement areas.

Maximum Enrollment: 25

Advertised Schedule: 12-4p Mon/Thu (Jun. 20 - Jul. 21)

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

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