Timetable

PEACE AND CONFLICT STUDIES POSTGRADUATE TIMETABLE 2016

All PACS postgraduate students are required to consult with the MPACS Degree Director, Dr Wendy Lambourne (wendy.lambourne@sydney.edu.au), about their proposed program of study and to obtain permission before enrolling in either the dissertation or internship units of study.

PACS units of study on offer in 2016 are listed in the timetable below.

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SEMESTER TW0 2016

Core & Capstone Units

PACS6915 Human Rights, Peace & Justice
Monday 5:00 - 7:00pm (starting Week 1, Mon 25 July)
Mackie Seminar Room 107
plus full day Sat 29 October 10:00am - 5:00pm (simulation)
Mackie Seminar Room 114
Coordinator: Dr Wendy Lambourne

PACS6931 Conflict Resolution: Theory and Practice (Core Unit from 2015) (Session 109: September Intensive)
6 full days: 10:00am – 5:00pm, Fri 23, Sat 24, Mon 26, Tues 27, Thurs 29 & Fri 30 September
Venue: Mackie Seminar Room 107
Coordinator: Dr Wendy Lambourne

PACS electives

PACS6914 Conflict-Resolving Media (Session 108: August Intensive)
5 day intensive: 10:00am – 4.30 pm, Thurs 4, Fri 5, Sat 6, Thurs 11 & Fri 12 August
Venue: Mackie Seminar Room 107
Coordinators: Associate Professor Jake Lynch & Dr Annabel McGoldrick

PACS6904 Dissertation Part 1 and Part 2
PACS6905 PACS6904 Seminars: Tuesday 12:00 - 2:00pm (starting week 2)
Mackie Seminar Room 107
Coordinator: Dr Wendy Lambourne

SCLG6913 Social Justice Internship Part 1 and 2
SCLG6914 SCLG6914 Seminars: Mackie Seminar Room 107
CPACS Contact: Dr Wendy Lambourne
Coordinators: Jacqui Clark (SCLG6913) & Lisa Valiente-Riedl (SCLG6914)

ONLINE CORE UNITS (starting Week 2 of Semester 2)

Core Units

PACS6911 Key Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies
Coordinator: Associate Professor Jake Lynch

PACS6915 Human Rights, Peace and Justice
online plus full day Sat 29 October 10:00am - 5:00pm (simulation)
Coordinator: Dr. Wendy Lambourne

PACS online electives
(Session 10: starting Week 6)

PACS6923 Human Right to Food
Coordinator: Professor George Kent

PACS6925 Peace and the Global Compact
Coordinator: Adjunct Professor Fred Dubee

SUMMER SCHOOL 2017 (December 2016-February 2017)

PACS6913 Conflict in Organisations (Summer Late: Session 44)
5 day intensive: 9:00 am-5:00 pm, 23-25 & 27-28 January 2017
Mackie Seminar Room 114
Coordinator: Mr Steve Lancken

PACS6928 Community Mediation: Theory and Practice (Summer Late: Session 44)
5 day intensive: 9:00 am-5:00 pm, 30-31 January & 1-3 February 2017
Education Seminar Room plus breakout rooms
Coordinators: Mr Abe Quadan & Dr Spase Karoski

SEMESTER ONE 2017

Core units

PACS6921 Reconciliation and Conflict Transformation (Session 105: May intensive)
5 full days: 10:00 am-5:00 pm
Coordinator: Dr Wendy Lambourne

PACS electives

PACS6901 United Nations, Peace and Security
Monday 5:00-7:00 pm
plus full day Saturday in May, 10:00 am-5:00 pm (Model UN exercise)
Coordinator: Dr Wendy Lambourne

PACS6912 Nonviolence: Philosophy and Practice (Session 103: March intensive)
5 day intensive: 9.30am – 5pm
Coordinator: Dr Jason MacLeod

PACS6904 Dissertation Part 1 and Part 2
PACS6905
PACS6904 Seminars: Tuesday 12:00-2:00 pm (fortnightly starting Week 2)
Mackie Seminar Room 107
Coordinator: Dr Wendy Lambourne

SCLG6913 Social Justice Internship Part 1 and Part 2
SCLG6914
SCLG6914 Seminars: time and venue to be confirmed
CPACS contact: Dr Wendy Lambourne
Coordinators: Jacqui Clark (SCLG6913) & Lisi Valiente-Riedl (SCLG6914)

PACS online core units

PACS6911 Key Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies
Coordinator: Associate Professor Jake Lynch

PACS6915 Human Rights, Peace and Justice
Coordinator: Dr Eyal Mayroz

PACS online electives (Session 10: starting Week 6)

PACS6923 Human Right to Food
Coordinator: Professor George Kent

PACS6925 Peace and the Global Compact
Coordinator: Adjunct Professor Fred Dubee

SEMESTER TWO 2017

PACS online core units

PACS6911 Key Issues in Peace and Conflict Studies
Coordinator: Associate Professor Jake Lynch

PACS6915 Human Rights, Peace and Justice
Coordinator: Dr Eyal Mayroz

PACS online electives (Session 10: starting Week 6)

PACS6923 Human Right to Food
Coordinator: Professor George Kent

PACS6925 Peace and the Global Compact
Coordinator: Adjunct Professor Fred Dubee

CROSS-DISCIPLINARY ELECTIVES

The following list includes units that are pre-approved as cross-disciplinary electives and may be available in 2016/2017. Students may also take units of study from outside this list with departmental permission, dependent on the degree resolutions for their course. PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE UNITS MAY CHANGE SO YOU ARE ADVISED TO CHECK SYDNEY STUDENT AND WITH THE RELEVANT PROGRAM COORDINATORS.

Students who commenced prior to 2015

MPACS students may enrol in a maximum of two units from outside the PACS program.

Graduate Diploma students may enrol in a maximum of one unit from outside the PACS program.

Graduate Certificate students cannot normally take any units from outside the PACS program (with the exception of ARTS7000/FASS7001).

Students commencing from 2015

MPACS students may enrol in a maximum of four units from outside the PACS program, including a maximum of two units of study not included in the list of pre-approved cross-disciplinary electives.

Graduate Diploma students may enrol in a maximum of two units from outside the PACS program, including units of study not included in the list of pre-approved cross-disciplinary electives.

Graduate Certificate students cannot normally take any units from outside the PACS program (with the exception of ARTS7000/FASS7001).

Approved Cross-Disciplinary Electives – Semester One 2016

FASS7001 - Academic Communication for Postgraduates (was ARTS7000)
ANTH6916 - Core Concepts in Social Science
CISS6002 - Strategy and Security in the Asia-Pacific
CISS6004 - Health and Security
DVST6901 - Development, Civil Society and Wellbeing
DVST6904 - Rethinking Poverty
DVST6905 - Development Project Evaluation
ECOP6101 - Core Concepts in Political Economy
GOVT6108 - Democracy and Development in SE Asia
GOVT6116 - International Organisations
GOVT6119 - International Security
GOVT6121 - Northeast Asian Politics
GOVT6123 - Globalisation and Governance
GOVT6135 - Global Environmental Politics
GOVT6147 - Foundations of International Relations
GOVT6150 - Comparative Democratic Politics
GOVT6156 - Governance and Civil Society
SCLG6902 - Doing Social Research
SCLG6918 - Introductory Quantitative Methods


Approved Cross-Disciplinary Electives – Semester Two 2016

FASS7001 - Academic Communication for Postgraduates (was ARTS7000)
ANTH6916 - Core Concepts in Social Science
CISS6006 - Statebuilding and Fragile States
CISS6013 - Middle East Peace and Security
CISS6018 - Nuclear Arms Control and Nonproliferation
DVST6902 - Development: Communication and Education
DVST6904 - Rethinking Poverty
DVST6906 - Culture & Politics of Health Development (also online)
ECOP6101 - Core Concepts in Political Economy
ECOP6108 - Economic Management for Sustainability
ECOP6130 - Human Rights & International Development
GOVT6101 - Political Regimes and Regime Transition
GOVT6119 - International Security
GOVT6159 - Emotions, Agenda Setting and Public Policy
GOVT6137 - Forces of Change in International Relations
GOVT6304 - Development and World Politics
SCLG6901 - Citizenship Rights and Social Movements
SCLG6903 - New Debates in Social Theory
SCLG6916 - Indigenous Rights: Global Issues