Master of Legal Studies in Conflict Resolution

The Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University's Master of Legal Studies with an emphasis in Conflict Resolution is designed to provide professionals the skills and knowledge to effectively navigate conflict in various circumstances and environments. Conflict is everywhere. The best leaders know how to manage and resolve conflicts before they become major distractions or create negative consequences. Having the right perspective, along with effective problem-solving skills, will make you an indispensable leader within your company and community. The Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University's Master of Legal Studies with an emphasis in Conflict Resolution is designed to provide professionals the skills and knowledge to effectively navigate conflict in various circumstances and environments.

Course syllabus:

  1. US Law and Legal Analysis

  2. Fundamentals of Contract Law

  3. Property

  4. Tort Law

  5. US Constitution Law

  6. Arbitration

  7. Conflict Theory

  8. Mediation

  9. Negotiation

  10. Divorce and Family Mediation

  11. Organizational and Workplace Dispute Resolution

  12. Psychology of Conflict

  13. Dispute Systems Design