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This course introduces participants to the main stages of the conflict cycle and to key intervention strategies used to resolve conflict.

Summary

Study Conflict Analysis at Ulster University in the United Kingdom.

This course introduces participants to the main stages of the conflict cycle and to key intervention strategies used to resolve and transform violent conflict. Topics covered will include the causes of violent conflict, the structure and dynamics of conflict, peacekeeping, peacemaking, peacebuilding and conflict transformation.

This course can be taken individually or combined over a period of time towards a Postgraduate Certificate of Professional Development https://www.ulster.ac.uk/courses/course-finder/201617/postgraduate-certificate-of-professional-development-13208

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About

This course introduces participants to the main stages of the conflict cycle and to key intervention strategies used to resolve and transform violent conflict. Topics covered will include the causes of violent conflict, the structure and dynamics of conflict, peacekeeping, peacemaking, peacebuilding and conflict transformation. This course is aimed at anyone interested in the theory and application of intercommunal peacebuilding.

Linked programmes

PgCertPD Postgraduate Certificate of Professional Development, PgDip/MSc Applied Peace and Conflict Studies

Assessment

100% Coursework – Essay (3500 words)

Attendance

The course requires attendance from 10.15am to 2.05pm on six Thursdays from 10 November 2016 to 15 December 2016 (dates to be confirmed).

Entry requirements

Any undergraduate degree.

English Language Requirements

International applicants whose first language is not English must meet the minimum English entrance requirements of the University, which is a minimum acceptable score for the British Council IELTS of 6.0 (with no contributing band of less than 5.5) or equivalent.

Start dates

  • 10 November 2016
How to apply

Apply

The following page explains the postgraduate short course application procedure:

http://www.ulster.ac.uk/apply/how-to-apply#pgsc

How to apply

Start dates

  • 10 November 2016

Fees and funding

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Prices

Northern Ireland & EU:
£429.15
England, Scotland & Wales:
£429.15
International:
£1,072.35

Fees information

http://www.ulster.ac.uk/finance/fees/payment_policy_1617.pdf

Scholarships, awards and prizes

Fee waivers may be available to those who meet the eligibility criteria. More information is available at http://addl.ulster.ac.uk/docs/FlexiblePathwaysApplication201516.docx

Contact

Email: FlexEd@ulster.ac.uk

Telephone: (+44) 028 9036 6680