Simon Jonas Augusto Mason: Catalogue data in Spring Semester 2018

Name Dr. Simon Jonas Augusto Mason
Schweiz.- u. Int. Sicherheitspol.
ETH Zürich, IFW B 26.3
Haldeneggsteig 4
8092 Zürich
Telephone+41 44 632 67 67
DepartmentHumanities, Social and Political Sciences

865-0066-01LMediation Process Design: Supporting Dialog and Negotiation
Only for MAS/CAS in Development and Cooperation students, as well as specialists with at least 24 months of practical experience in international cooperation.
Doctoral students dealing with empirical research in the area of development and cooperation (EZA) may be admitted "sur Dossier".
MACIS students register through the NADEL administration office.

Registration only through the NADEL administration office.
2 credits3GF. Brugger, S. J. A. Mason
AbstractThe aim of this course is to gain a basic understanding of dialog, negotiation and mediation process design: what are different principles, approaches and questions related to process design that development cooperation practitioners need to be aware of?
Objective- Understand the basic principles of dialog, negotiation and mediation processes and how these methods can be situated in the broader field of development, in fragile contexts, and peace-building.

- Gain insight into different design approaches

- Practice basic skills of dialogue facilitation and mediation.

- Explore ways for improving collaboration with local and international third parties designing and guiding negotiation and mediation processes.