Your essay must have a critical and analytical approach and you must reach a firm conclusion/s. The world count is between 1500 to 2000 words maximum. Please note that footnotes and references cannot be included in the word count. You may choose any reference style you wish. Look at mediation trends globally and how they are using mediation in comparison with the UK ( southern ireland is worth a look) Look at different areas of the Uk such as Scotland and how it is using mediation.