International Interventions and Protection of Civilians, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2021/2022

  • Spring 2022, 100%, Campus

    Start date: 24 March 2022

    End date: 1 May 2022

    Application deadline: 15 October 2021

    Application code: UU-70506 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: 27 December 2021 – 20 January 2022

Entry requirements: Fulfilment of the requirements for a Bachelor's degree with a social science subject as the main field of study.

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 12,500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,500

About the course

The starting point of this course is the Responsibility to Protect, tracing the origins of the current norm that the international community has a responsibility to protect civilians when governments themselves are unable or unwilling to do so. We cover different forms of international interventions (e.g. peacekeeping, sanctions, and diplomacy) and discuss their potential impact with regards to protecting civilians. We also examine different theories of violence against civilians.

More information

Contact

Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Gamla Torget 3, 1tr 753 20 Uppsala

Box 514, 751 20 UPPSALA

Email: info@pcr.uu.se

Chris Chau (Bachelor's level), Ingalill Blad Ögren (Master's level)

Email: chris.chau@pcr.uu.se; ingalill.blad-ogren@pcr.uu.se

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