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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

International Commercial Mediation examines the foundational principles and practice of mediation in the context of cross border commercial transactions. This subject is designed to train and assess students who have been selected to represent Latrobe Law School at the International Commercial Mediation Competitions (ICC). Students will explore the nature of commercial mediation through theoretical training combined with workshops where they will practice the skills in mock mediation sessions, as well as participate in the competition.

SchoolLa Trobe Law School

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorOz Susler

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Admission to this subject is by application only.


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Students will be selected to enroll in the subject based on grades, an application form, Curriculum Vitae and relevance of previous studies/experience


Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsGetting to YesPrescribedFisher, Ury latest editionRH Business Books

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Identify the principles of mediation and how a dispute is translated into a mediation claim in written form, using the process of mediation

Readings, Mediation plans

02. Demonstrate a critical awareness of how to pursue a mediation claim for a client as effectively as possible.

Mediation plans, Mediation Practice Workshops, Competition

03. Synthesise mediation processes and strategies in order to find solutions to legal disputes.

Mediation Practice Workshops, Competition Performance

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