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.

Semester 1
PACS6901United Nations, Peace and Security (Semester 1b)
PACS6904Dissertation Part 1
PACS6905Dissertation Part 2
PACS6909Cultures of Violence
PACS6911Key Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies
PACS6914Conflict-Resolving Media (Semester 1a)
PACS6915Human Rights, Peace and Justice
PACS6919Treatise Part 1
PACS6920Treatise Part 2
PACS6922Peaceful Conflict Transformation
PACS6923The Human Right to Food
PACS6924Democracy in the Developing World
PACS6930Ethics for a Sustainable Peace
Semester 2
PACS6904Dissertation Part 1
PACS6905Dissertation Part 2
PACS6907Gender and the Development of Peace
PACS6908Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding
PACS6911Key Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies (Intensive July)
PACS6915Human Rights, Peace and Justice (Semester 2b)
PACS6917Religion, War and Peace
PACS6919Treatise Part 1
PACS6920Treatise Part 2
PACS6923The Human Right to Food (Semester 2b)
PACS6924Democracy in the Developing World (Semester 2b)
PACS6925Peace and the Global Compact (Semester 2b)
Summer
PACS6913Conflict in Organisations
PACS6928Community Mediation: Theory and Practice
 
Winter
PACS6902Reconciliation & Conflict Transformation
PACS6910Peace Through Tourism
 

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