You can use either a PC or Mac for this program. It is compatible with the Windows XP and later operating systems and IE 7 and later browsers. You'll need an Internet browser to view course materials and assignments that are posted online.
Students should be prepared to spend an average of 2.5 hours per week over a 24-week period participating in internship activities.
Students must have access to Skype Technology in order to participate in supervision. Skype is a free service that can be downloaded through the internet. It requires students to have a computer with either built in or external microphone, speakers, and camera.
Ed2go will provide you with the following texts upon registration:
- Robert Bolton, People Skills
This program is intended for anyone interested in developing the professional skills necessary to resolve conflicts at work, at home, or in their community. These skills will provide the foundation for building a private practice as a Certified Mediator. Mediation is open to anyone, regardless of educational background. As such, there are no specific educational prerequisites for this program. Students should have basic computer skills, be comfortable navigating the Internet, be proficient at composing short analysis papers, and have e-mailing capabilities.