Peace and Conflict Studies B, 30 credits
Academic year 2023/2024
Spring 2024, 100%, Campus
Start date: 15 January 2024
End date: 2 June 2024
Application deadline: 16 October 2023
Application code: UU-70509 Application
Language of instruction: English
Selection: Final school grades (40%) - Swedish Scholastic Aptitude Test (10%) - Higher education credits, maximum 165 credits (50%)
Registration: Please contact the department.
Entry requirements: Peace and Conflict Studies A or the equivalent
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 45,000
Tuition fee, total: SEK 45,000
Please note: Lectures are held in English, but seminars and written assignments can be carried out in either Swedish or English.
About the course
The purpose of the course is to give students a deeper understanding of the complexities around the onset, development and resolution of armed conflict. The aim is furthermore to provide an introduction to methodological issues in peace and conflict research and practice the skill of conducting independent analyses of both empirical material and scholarly works. The course consists of three modules: Causes of Armed Conflict, 7.5 credits; Conflict Resolution, 7.5 credits; Methods and Thesis writing,15 credits.
Department of Peace and Conflict Research
Gamla Torget 3, 1tr 753 20 Uppsala
Box 514, 751 20 UPPSALA
Telephone: +46 18 471 23 79