Taught course

Global Conflict and Peace Processes

Institution
University of Aberdeen · School of Social Science
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

Applicants for admission will normally be expected to hold a relevant Honours degree of at least 2:1 standard or equivalent from a recognised university. In exceptional circumstances applicants without this qualification may be admitted to having an alternative qualification, or an approved level of work experience, appropriate to the field of study.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The degree is designed for students wishing to develop an advanced knowledge of the intellectual terrain of intrastate conflict and contemporary approaches to the management of violent conflict. The module will familiarise students with the theoretical and methodological insights from the fields of sociology, anthropology, political science and human rights. It analyses a range of international peace processes, themselves well known, in which these themes are explored empirically - Northern Ireland, Bosnia, Lebanon, Sierra Leone.

Fees and funding

UK students
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/registry/tuitionfees/
International students
http://www.abdn.ac.uk/registry/tuitionfees/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

PGDip

part time
18 months
full time
9 months

PGCert

part time
12 months
full time
6 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Office
Email
socscipg@abdn.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0)1224 272762
Fax
+44(0)1224 272552