Peace & Conflict Studies
The minor is composed of five courses: two core courses and your choice of three electives from three different categories.
1. PEAC 101: Intro to Peace and War
An examination of interdisciplinary understandings of foundations of peace and war. This course examines current international peace keeping efforts and human rights’ organizations as well as analyzes current employment opportunities in the field. This course will satisfy a gtPathways Arts and Humanities Ways of thinking (GT-AH3) general education requirement.
2. PEAC 401: Conflict Resolution Strategies
An examination of various conflict resolution strategies including distributive, integrative, and principled negotiation as well as a variety of mediation strategies ranging from traditional to transformative. It requires both scholarly and practical experiences through strategy analysis and numerous role plays.
Three additional courses, one from each category.
Activism (5 courses--choose 1)
Positive Peace (5 courses--choose 1)
Conflict (5 courses--choose 1)