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.

PACS6919 - Treatise Part 1

Semester 2, 2014  |  Credit Points: 12

Coordinator: Leticia Claire Anderson


Under supervision of a member of staff, students devise a research proposal, conduct research and complete a treatise of 25000-30000 words. In Treatise Part 1, students define the research topic and complete the bulk of research.


research and writing towards a treatise of 25000-30000 words in length


supervision meetings

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