GBLD522: Managing Difficult Relationships Within and Across Community Dynamics

Course at a glance

Next Start Date

November 15, 2021

Subject Level


Course Description

Examines tensions and conflicts that arise from the multidimensional and intersectional nature of globalized communities. Using a range of examples from different geographic locations, analyzes how political, economic, cultural, moral, organizational and/or spiritual/religious goals can compete with one another. Participants learn to understand contemporary tensions in their historic contexts and how conflicts can be transformed constructively. Through analyses of selected models and strategies applied at the community level, students develop an understanding of community-based approaches to harness tensions and conflicts, and how to engage in relationships with a global leadership perspective. Pre-requisites: GBLD 501 and GBLD 505

Course Credits

  • 3.00

General Studies Offerings

General studies courses may be eligible for internal transfer credit into their related programs.

Start Date End Date Tuition (Domestic) Delivery
November 15, 2021 February 6, 2022 TBD Online
September 12, 2022 November 20, 2022 TBD Online
September 12, 2022 November 20, 2022 TBD On Campus