Defence, Development and Diplomacy
This course offers the opportunity to look at conflict, conflict intervention and post-conflict reconstruction through the lenses of defence, development and diplomacy.
2.1 or 1st at Honours level or the international equivalent. English language requirements include an IELTS of 7.0 (with no component below 6.5) or equivalent.
Core modules: defence, development and diplomacy in conflict: evolving actors, factors and paradigms; conflict prevention and sustainable peace; conflict intervention: international law, counter-insurgency and conflict diplomacy; post-conflict reconstruction: stabilisation, development and state-building; capstone exercise: humanitarian intervention simulation (in msc-specific roles); dissertation. Optional modules: religion, culture and conflict; conflict mediation; fieldtrip; conflict sensitive programme management; re-thinking counter terrorism; conflict analysis; urban violence - urban peacebuilding; international negotiation as instrument in conflict management; policing post-conflict cities.
Assessment is by essays, examinations and policy documents/reports.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,900 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 17,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Durham University||Durham||DH1 3LG||North East|
School of Government and International Affairs
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