In this course, the student will learn to think comprehensively about issues regarding peace and violence. Because of the interdisciplinarity of this field of study, the course may be challenging at times. Students are required to think about economics, justice, migration, sociology, theology and governance from a nuanced, integrative 21st century perspective. After completion of this course, the student is able to think about and contribute to solutions to violent conflict. Let's build sustainable peace, together! Additionally, you will gain crucial nuanced and intricate reasoning skills, key to any social scientist or intellectual person. But most of all, learning is fun, and you will hopefully have a lot of fun as well. Plus, this course is free!
The course consists of three modules:
- International Law & Conflict
- Culture & Conflict
- Contemporary Challenges & Conflict