This subject examines the causes, theories and conditions that give rise to peace and war. You will investigates the ‘grey zone’ in which there is neither peace nor war, exploring its characteristics and strategic profile. Various perspectives, from the legal and ethical to the cultural and faith-based, are brought to bear on this fundamental problem underlying world order. How to bring about a positive peace, manage or resolve conflicts and engage in peacebuilding – not just peacekeeping – are questions which drive this subject and motivate student learning. You will debate various perspectives on the subject of peace and war in class forums, and also engage in scenario construction methods in the service of peace and conflict resolution.
|Faculty||Faculty of Society & Design|
1. Identify, analyse, evaluate and communicate broad and coherent theoretical and technical knowledge in the study of Peace and War. 2. Independently and in teams, generate and transmit solutions to unpredictable and sometimes complex problems related to Peace and War. 3. Apply disciplinary knowledge and skills to professional work and/or further learning, demonstrating well-developed judgement and responsibility.
This subject is not available as a general elective. To be eligible for enrolment, the subject must be specified in the students’ program structure.
|Withdraw – Financial?||13/02/2021|
|Withdraw – Academic?||06/03/2021|
|Withdraw – Financial?||12/02/2022|
|Withdraw – Academic?||05/03/2022|