Education, Development and Peace

The course gives a broad overview of the study of the relationship between education, development and peace

In particular, the course gives an in-depth study of:

  • the relationship between education, modernization processes and violence/peace;

  • the relationship between the state and minorities in the field of education, with a specific focus on the relation between education, modernisation processes, assimilation/ integration and violence/ peace;

  • the influence of context on educational projects aimed at violence reduction or peace and the evaluation of educational projects in this area;

  • the relationship between peace/violence in the local environment, and peace/violence between states;

  • epistemological questions related to central concepts in peace education and evaluation of peace education programs.

Course details

Academic level(s)Master
Language of instructionEnglish
InstitutionUiT The Arctic University of Norway
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End date-
Registration deadline-
ECTS credits10.0
Field schoolNo
Fields of studyEducation science
Teaching placeTromsø
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