Master On Campus Online

Conflict Management and Resolution

18 months
37960 AUD/year
28160 AUD/year
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Enhance your current qualifications and prove your leadership potential. By taking the Conflict Management and Resolution degree from James Cook University gain the knowledge and practical skills to analyse, manage and resolve conflicts in a range of workplace, community, and interpersonal settings. 


Apply your theoretical knowledge and engage with real-world conflict scenarios. Learn from leading industry practitioners and gain hands-on experience through JCU’s partnership with the Dispute Resolution Branch (DRB).

Lead innovative and sustainable change in a variety of business sectors. JCU Conflict Management and Resolution graduates contribute valuably to local and global workplace environments.

Career Opportunities 

  • Graduates of Conflict Management and Resolution degree from James Cook University pursue careers in various areas including business, law, healthcare, education, public service, and human resources and many other contexts.
  • You could find employment in a broad range of workplace environments that rely on productive professional relationships and require strong leadership skills. You could also work as a conflict resolution specialist, mediator, arbitrator, or conciliator.
  • Graduates may gain external accreditation with the Australian National Mediator Accreditation System and Conflict Coaching International.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Research Project
  • Negotiation
  • Facilitative Mediation Practice
  • Cross-Cultural Conflict Resolution
  • Workplace Conflict Management
  • Facilitation 
  • Conflict, Reconciliation and Peace
  • Conflict Coaching

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 096224A 

  • AQF Level 7 bachelor degree; or equivalent
  • US: Satisfactory completion of one year at a recognised university with a minimum GPA of 2.8, however, students with a GPA between 2.5 and 2.7 will be considered for the study abroad program.
  • Germany: Successful completion of six months of study at a recognised German university with an overall grade of Pass or successful completion of Abitur, Fachhochschulreife or Reifezeugnis.
  • Sweden: Successful completion of Upper Secondary School or Kommunal vuxenutbildning (Komvux) with a minimum GPA of 12.
  • Norway: Successful completion of at least six months of study at a recognised higher education institution in Norway; or successful completion of Norwegian Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skolen with a minimum GPA of 3.5.
  • Denmark: Successful completion of one semester of study at a recognised higher education institution in Denmark with an overall grade of Pass (average of D).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37960 AUD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    28160 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28160 AUD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Townsville

1500 - 2800 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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