Master of Arts

Peace Studies

For candidates admitted under Rule (a)
Program of Study Credit Points
Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete 18 credit points from the following units including 6 credit points at 500-level:
18 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
PEAC100 Introduction to Peace Studies 6  
PEAC102 Environmental Peace 6  
GEPL538 Applied Research Methods 6  
HASS500 The Foundations of Research for the Master of Arts 6  
SOCY545 Mixed Methods in Social Research 6  
WRIT503 Research in Writing 6  
And complete 6 to 18 credit points from the following units: 6-18 cps
HUMS507 Minor Research Project 6  
HUMS508 Major Research Project 12  
Listed Units for this Major
Complete 18 credit points from the following units:
18 cps
COMM389 Human Rights on Screen 6  
GRMN203 German Social Movements in the European Context 6  
PAIS315 Contemporary Challenges to Global Society 6  
PAIS352 International Human Rights 6  
PEAC303 Active Resistance: Contemporary Nonviolence 6  
PEAC304 Environmental Security and Peaceful Futures 6  
PEAC328 Resolution or Transformation of Conflict 6  
PEAC352 Building Peace in Post-Conflict Situations 6  
PEAC354 Post-Conflict Justice and Reconciliation Processes 6  
PEAC373 Globalisation as if People and Ecosystems Matter 6  
PEAC388 Refugees, Rights and Responsibilities across the Contemporary World 6  
SOCY356 The State, Power and Violence 6  
And complete 18 to 24 credit points from the following units: 18-24 cps
COMM589 Human Rights on Screen 6  
HUMS505 Reading Unit A 6  
PAIS515 Contemporary Challenges to Global Society 6  
PAIS552 International Human Rights 6  
PEAC503 Active Resistance: Contemporary Nonviolence 6  
PEAC504 Environmental Security and Peaceful Futures 6  
PEAC528 Resolution or Transformation of Conflict 6  
PEAC552 Building Peace in Post-Conflict Situations 6  
PEAC554 Post-Conflict Justice and Reconciliation Processes 6  
PEAC573 Globalisation as if People and Ecosystems Matter 6  
PEAC588 Refugees, Rights and Responsibilities across the Contemporary World 6  
SOCY556 The State, Power and Violence 6  
Elective Units
Complete 18 to 36 credit points at 200-level or above, with at least 18 credit points at 500-level:
18-36 cps
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University, including those listed above, subject to candidates meeting overall course requirements and prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.  
Total 96 cps

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