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Supervising @IOWA

Introduction to Conflict Management for Supervisors

Course # 612

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Supervisors deal with conflict every day. This course highlights the positive effects conflict can have in a work environment and prepares supervisors to manage these conflicts directly and effectively. Topics include characteristics of conflict, conflict management styles, communication skills, and different options for resolving conflicts.

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This is an elective course for the Supervising @IOWA certificate program. It is intended for UI faculty and staff supervisors. All Supervising @IOWA elective courses are open to all supervisors regardless of participation in the certificate program.

Supervising @IOWA is designed for relatively new supervisors or as a comprehensive overview for more experienced supervisors that focus on the everyday practices that create a productive and respectful work environment. All UI supervisors are welcomed to enroll in the program. Visit Supervising @IOWA to learn more about the program.