Master’s studies

Gender, War and Peace 2017/2018 (7.5 credits)

Spring 2018 weeks 18-22 - 100% - Campus

Application Deadline: 2017-10-16

Enrolment Code: UU-70504 Application

Language of Instruction: English

Location: Uppsala

Selection: Higher education credits

Entry Requirements: A Bachelor of Arts degree with at least 90 credits in courses in social sciences.

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application Fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12500

Please note: Students admitted to the Master Programme in Peace and Conflict Studies, Master Programme in Holocaust and Genocide Studies or the Master Programme in Political Science have priority to the course.
 

About the course:

This course focuses on the complex role of gender in patterns of war and peace. Emphasis is placed on understanding gender’s explanatory value in relation to participation in war; the differential patterns of suffering and violence; and the consequences for men and women in conflict resolution, peacekeeping, transitional justice and peacebuilding. Three inter-related sub-areas are covered: Wartime violence; Post-war transitions and peacebuilding; and Responses and gender, women and war.
 

More information

Contact

Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Gamla Torget 3, 1tr 753 20 Uppsala

Box 514, 751 20 UPPSALA

Fax: 018-695102

E-mail: info@pcr.uu.se

Naima Mouhleb, Chris Chau (undergraduate level), Ingalill Blad Ögren (advanced level) naima.mouhleb@pcr.uu.se, chris.chau@pcr.uu.se, ingalill.blad-ogren@pcr.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 23 79, +46 18 471 23 49