Freestanding Courses

Freestanding courses are courses that can be taken without being enrolled in a program. They may be a part of a program, but you can also follow them as a freestanding course and include them in a degree.

Undergraduate level

Fall semester

Peace and Conflict Studies A, 30 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English/Swedish
(lectures and literature in English, seminars and exams in Swedish or English) 

Peace and Conflict Studies C, 30 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English/Swedish
(lectures and literature in English, seminars and exams in Swedish or English)

Mass media and Contemporary Armed Conflicts, 15 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Spring semester

Peace and Conflict Studies B, 30 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English/Swedish
(lectures and literature in English, seminars and exams in Swedish or English)

Advanced level

Fall Semester

Local Perspectives on International Peace- and Statebuilding Interventions, 7.5 credits 

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

International Interventions and Protection of Civilians, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Causes of Peace, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Spring semester

War and Development, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Social Psychological Foundations of Intergroup Conflict, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Non-Violent Conflicts: Causes, Strategies, and Outcomes, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Emerging Security Threats, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Negotiating Global Challenges, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Gender, War and Peace, 7.5 credits

Course information and syllabus (in English, also available in Swedish)

Language: English

Course Administrators

Ms. Ingalill Blad Ögren
E-mail: ingalill.blad-ogren@pcr.uu.se
Phone: +46 (0)18 471 23 49
Fax: +46 (0)18 69 51 02
P.O. Box 514
SE-751 20 Uppsala, Sweden

Ms. Chris Chau
E-mail: chris.chau@pcr.uu.se
Phone: +46 18 471 23 79
Fax: +46 (0)18 69 51 02
P.O. Box 514
SE-751 20 Uppsala, Sweden 

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