SEMINAR: Moot mediation competition

A.Y. 2020/2021
Overall hours
Learning objectives
The course consists of seminars and preparation exercises necessary for participation in national and international student competitions for which the representative of the University of Milan will apply for admission.
Expected learning outcomes
1. To deepen the theoretical foundations of negotiation and mediation.
2. To train negotiation and mediation skills.
3. To train language skills in English (for international competitions).
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Lesson period
Second semester
The emergency and distance-learning procedures will be communicated after the selection of the students (beginning of the second semester of the academic year 2020/2021).
Course syllabus
Theoretical foundations of communication, negotiation and mediation; introductory, exploratory, negotiating and concluding phase of mediation; mediation exercises and simulations; participation in national and international competitions.
Prerequisites for admission
Teaching methods
Case simulations; debriefing and discussion.
Teaching Resources
Past cases from the International Chamber of Commerce Moot Mediation competition, Consensual Dispute Resolution Competition, and Competizione Italiana di Mediazione.
Assessment methods and Criteria
The final positive evaluation and the attribution of credits take place in the event of active participation in national and international mediation meetings and competitions to which the representative of the University of Milan will be admitted.
IUS/20 - PHILOSOPHY OF LAW - University credits: 3
Lessons: 20 hours
Professor: Cominelli Luigi
Office hours: Wednesday 12.30-2 pm (online on MS Teams, Team code 7kv5eto)
Dept. Cesare Beccaria - Philosophy and Sociology of Law