The Rosa Oriol Foundation and UPF Barcelona School of Management together promoting professional mediation
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The Master in Professional Mediation will teach you how mediation is performed in business contexts, as well as in civil, commercial and criminal disputes. Upon completion of the course, you will obtain the required recognition from the Government of Catalonia and the Spanish Ministry of Justice to register in the official register of mediators.
Through mediation theories such as the seven Harvard elements, empowerment of the Transformative model or alternative history of the Circular Narrative school, you will discover how to mediate in employment disputes, financial transactions, insurance or disagreements between partners. In civil and criminal mediation you will also study how to deal with family conflicts, disputes among neighbours and misunderstandings within work teams from the midpoint. Taught by renowned mediators such as Javier Wilhelm and Maria Munné as well as teachers with extensive experience in the field of mediation, the course will also introduce concepts of civil and commercial law, psychology of interpersonal conflicts and economic theories necessary to establish good mediation.
The Master in Professional Mediation is aimed at economists, lawyers, sociologists, architects, social workers, psychologists and other professionals who wish to focus their professional career in mediation.
The course is aimed at professionals who wish to act as third-parties in situations of conflict, whether between two or more people or between organizations or other groups. Through the program students gain an entry point into the world of professional mediation. Professionals from the fields of law, psychology, social work, sociology, education and economics are particularly suitable for the program, along with other graduates who want to find an innovative, enriching complementary profession.