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Legal Education and Mediation

XNL 1000 - Principles of Core Mediation: How to Settle Disputes

You will gain valuable information about the mediation process and how it can be used to effectively settle conflicts. Our instructors are state-approved mediators who will teach you the stages of core mediation, which involves neighbor-to-neighbor disputes, as well as the guidelines for using mediation in your current position. Upon completion of this course and the Practicum you can apply with the state of Kansas to be an approved Core mediator.

CEU Hours: 2.4

Contact Hours: 24

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
50338 004 ---RFS- 08:00-04:59 PM 09/18/14-09/20/14 RC 175 Bacic R
MacLachlan J
21 of 24
50339 005 ---RFS- 08:00-04:59 PM 11/13/14-11/15/14 RC 183 Bacic R
MacLachlan J
22 of 24

XNL 1005 - Core Mediation Practicum

The Core Mediation Practicum involves co-mediating three actual court cases under the supervision of a state-approved mediator. To become state-approved you must co-mediate all three cases in the content area in which you wish to specialize (core, civil, domestic, juvenile dependency or parent/adolescent). Note: This Practicum will meet the Core requirement only. Contact the Professional Education office at 913-469-4420 for more information.

CEU Hours: .6

Contact Hours: 6

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
50340 001 ------- - 01/06/14-12/13/14 TBA 16 of 25

XNL 1010 - Domestic Relations Mediation Training

You will learn to apply mediation principles to situations involving divorcing parents who are in dispute over their children, disputes pertaining to access to their children or co-parenting matters. Course materials include a review of mediation principles, application to divorce situations, child development, conflict theory, ethics, Kansas laws, resource development and networking. Participate in several role-play activities to practice your skill development. This course has been approved by the KS Supreme Court to meet the educational/classroom requirements for approval as a domestic mediator. Upon completion of this course and the Domestic Practicum you can apply with the state of Kansas to be an approved domestic mediator. Prerequisite: Principles of Core Mediation.

CEU Hours: 2.4

Contact Hours: 24

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
50342 002 ---RFS- 08:00-04:59 PM 08/14/14-08/16/14 RC 144 Mayfield E
Medlock D
17 of 24
50346 003 ---RFS- 08:00-04:59 PM 12/11/14-12/13/14 RC 157 Mayfield E
Medlock D
23 of 24

XNL 1011 - Advanced Domestic Mediation for Lawyers

The course continues where the JCCC Domestic Mediation course ends, by addressing such subjects as child support, maintenance, asset and debt division. The course, also address the proper use of key tools for the lawyer/mediator including asset, maintenance and child support worksheets. The course is designed to satisfy the entire six (6) hour CME 6 requirement for mediators required for the state of Kansas and 6 hour of 12 CLE requirement for Kansas attorneys, including one hour of ethics.

CEU Hours: 6

Contact Hours: 6

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
53810 001 --W---- 08:00-02:59 PM 11/05/14-11/05/14 RC 175 Kincaid G 14 of 16

XNL 1012 - Working with Different Conflict Styles in Mediation

Training will include an in-depth analysis of five varying conflict styles (i.e., competitive, collaborative, avoidant, compromising, and accommodating). Attendees will complete a conflict style inventory and explore their own conflict style. Discussion will surround the interpersonal dynamics of the various conflict modes in the mediation setting; application of specific techniques to work with the various modes; and ways to be mindful of your own preferred mode in the mediation setting.

CEU Hours: 6

Contact Hours: 6

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
53809 001 --W---- 08:00-02:59 PM 12/10/14-12/10/14 RC 157 Kuhlman D 22 of 24

XNL 1015 - Civil Mediation Training

You will focus your mediation skills to practice resolving disputes between employers and employees, management and labor, businesses and consumers, government and environmental groups, residents and communities. The training techniques include lecture, video, class discussion, demonstrations and student role-plays. This course has been approved by the KS Supreme Court to meet the educational/classroom requirements for approval as a civil mediator. Upon completion of this course and a Civil Practicum you can apply with the state of Kansas to be an approved Civil mediator. Prerequisite: Principles of Core Mediation.

CEU Hours: 2.4

Contact Hours: 24

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
50345 002 --WRF-- 08:00-04:59 PM 07/23/14-07/25/14 RC 144 Cox H 19 of 24
50347 003 --WRF-- 08:00-04:59 PM 10/22/14-10/24/14 RC 144 Cox H 21 of 24

XNL 1016 - Civil Mediation Practicum

The Civil Mediation Practicum involves co-mediating three actual court cases under the supervision of a state-approved mediator. To become state-approved you must co-mediate all three cases in the content area in which you wish to specialize (core, civil, domestic, juvenile dependency or parent/adolescent). Note: This Practicum will meet the Civil requirement only. Contact the Professional Education office at 913-469-4420 for more information.

CEU Hours: .6

Contact Hours: 6

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
50348 001 ------- - 01/06/14-12/13/14 TBA 21 of 25

XNL 1203 - Working with High-Conflict Personalities in Mediation

High-conflict personalities have a pattern of behavior that increases conflict rather than reducing or resolving it. This pattern usually happens over and over again in many different situations with many different people. The high-conflict pattern of behavior consists of: all-or-nothing thinking, unmanaged emotions, extreme behaviors, lack of insight, and blaming others. Learn hands-on tips and techniques to apply both in and out of your mediation sessions when faced with the challenge of working with high-conflict personalities. This course is approved for 6 CME.

CEU Hours: 6

Contact Hours: 6

 
CRN Days Time Date Location Instructor Seats Open
51861 001 --W---- 08:00-02:59 PM 07/16/14-07/16/14 RC 157 Kuhlman D 7 of 24
Clinic Courses (CLI) provide practical application and are offered on or off campus. Instructors supervise/direct student in a simulated or on-site setting.
Face-to-Face Courses (F2F) take place in a classroom. Based on JCCC's Statement of General Education. Students in all classes, including face-to-face classes, are expected to use technology appropriate to the course content and as needed to access web-based course materials. Face-to-face classes typically require access to computer equipment (either at home or in college labs provided for student use) and computing skills utilizing standard office, business and web browsing applications.
Hybrid Courses (HYB) combine face-to-face classroom instruction and the convenience of online web-based learning, resulting in a reduction of the amount of time spent in the face-to-face classroom and a significant increase of time spent studying online materials. Students registered in hybrid courses must attend class meetings as listed in the JCCC Schedule of Classes.
Internships (INT) provide experience to students for on-the-job training with cooperating businesses, agencies, and organizations. The number of hours for each internship varies.
Lab Courses (LAB) are face-to-face classes where students perform tasks as directed by faculty. Faculty members monitor the activity and provide individual and/or group instruction/assistance
Media Courses (MED) deliver all or a portion of instruction through either cable broadcast or pre-recorded video lessons. The videos are available in DVD format from the Billington Library.
Online Courses (ONLNE) use the Internet and a Learning Management System (D2L) to deliver course materials and to facilitate student-instructor, student-content, and student to student interaction. To participate in online courses, the student should have a good understanding of computer hardware and software applications and the Internet.
Continuing Education Online Courses (CEONL) and materials are delivered via the Internet. To participate in online courses, the student should have a good understanding of computer applications and Internet navigation. For more information about this course and other online learning options visit CE Online.
Private (PLV) lessons for credit are available from beginning to advanced in voice, piano, guitar, brass, woodwind and percussion. Lessons are scheduled by arrangement with private music instructors.
Self-Paced Courses (SEL) and Self-Paced Online (SPO) are offered on a schedule of study that allows students more flexible scheduling options. Course interaction is based upon a contract between student - instructor and in some cases can take up to one calendar year to complete. Some courses may use online delivery to facilitate the learning experience.
Self-Paced Courses (SEL) and Self-Paced Online (SPO) are offered on a schedule of study that allows students more flexible scheduling options. Course interaction is based upon a contract between student - instructor and in some cases can take up to one calendar year to complete. Some courses may use online delivery to facilitate the learning experience.
Travel Courses (TRV) may require in-class activities as well as traveling to a destination. Students will be responsible for the cost of the travel as well as the course costs.
Seats Open is an approximation of the number of seats available and may not represent the actual number of seats open at the time of registration.