2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

MANA 70740 Managing Conflict for Results

1.5 credit hours. Prerequisite: Graduate business student or permission of instructor. This course is designed to give students an understanding of how to manage conflict and confront others in difficult interpersonal situations. A developmental approach is taken in this course to build critical skills that will lead to positive results and stronger performance. We will focus on introducing and cultivating skills necessary for preventing unnecessary conflict, managing emotions, generating resolution alternatives, and other competencies important for confrontational interactions. Learning through active application and experiential exercises will be emphasized.