Units of Study

Students undertaking postgraduate coursework degrees at the Department of Peace and Conflict Studies have the opportunity to study with expert researchers and practitioners in areas including nonviolence, community mediation, human rights, the United Nations, faith-based peacebuilding, and the psychology of peace.

For more information on the units of study currently on offer, please see the table below (for details of session date and time for each unit, you can view the DPACS timetable).

Since not all units in the program are offered in every calendar year, you can also find out more about our full range of electives on the Units of Study section of this website.

PACS6904 - Dissertation Part 1

Semester 1, 2012  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Wendy Rose Lambourne


Research and writing toward a dissertation of 12000-15000 words on an approved topic under the supervision of an academic member of staff


research and writing towards a dissertation of 12000-15000 words in length


5 x 2 hour seminars or equivalent supervision meetings

The information displayed above is indicative only as online information is subject to change without notice. The Faculty Handbook and the University of Sydney Calendar are the official legal source of information relating to study at the University of Sydney