Conflict Resolution and Peace Studies
This programme is designed to critically examine the theoretical and methodological issues surrounding the dynamics of peace and conflict in the contemporary world. The programme engages with the work of leading peace and conflict studies scholars at both conceptual and empirical levels and draws on evidence from a range of recent armed conflicts. The programme also addresses techniques in conflict resolution such as mediation in order to deepen our understanding and develop practical skills in conflict analysis and uses optional modules from Politics to support the core programme.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent. Relevant professional qualifications and experience will also be considered; students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: Conflict management and contemporary conflicts; theory and method in postgraduate studies; dissertation (20,000 words).
Assessment methods include coursework and dissertation; each modules is assessed by a 5,000 word essay.
Bursaries of �1000 per annum, subject to annual renewal, for overseas students of outstanding academic merit.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,250 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,200 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,950 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,975 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,975 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|