Masters in Peace and Conflict


About MBA Masters in Peace and Conflict

The 100% Online Masters in Peace and Conflict Studies from The Copperbelt University teaches you methods and problem solving skills for conflict resolutions and negotiations.


REQUIRED COURSES

Programme consists of course work followed by a dissertation. The programm is structured in four stages, Introductory (Stage I – Core and Common Courses); Theory (Stage II); Application (Stage III); and Dissertation (Stage IV) as outlined.

Human Security and Development

Stage I


Research Methods & Statistics*·                 


Introduction to Human Rights Concepts·                 


Foundations in Peace and Conflict Studies·


Environmental Security and Indigenous Knowledge Systems

Stage II


Research Methods in Peace and Conflict Studies II   


Security and Development


African Economic Communities


Humanitarian Assistance and Refugees

Stage III


Dimensions of Peacebuilding


African Development Initiatives


Regional Integrattion and Peacebuilding


Civil – Military Relations and Peacebuilding

Stage IV


Master Thesis

Duration

The programme will be offered through eLearning under the Directorate of Distance Educationand Open Learning for duration of 21 months (18 + 3 months for thesis).

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Overview

Conflict is a part of the reality of our organisation, community & our daily life. Understanding the multi-fold and inter-related causes of violence and conflict, and creating the conditions for moving out of authoritarianism into a culture of peace and democracy, remains a major challenge in the world today, more particularly in Africa. The 100% Online Masters in Peace and Conflict Studies from The Copperbelt University teaches you methods and problem solving skills for conflict resolutions and negotiations. The added benefit of the 100% Online Modules gives you the flexibility to Interact with your peers, participate in discussion and get guidance from a world class faculty at your convenient time and place. The programme is intended for those who are already involved in conflict management but need further capacity building and those who choose a career in conflict management and peace building.


Tuition and Fees

Disclaimer: When budgeting for college, you should consider both direct and indirect expenses. All fees are subject for review,

Approved Tuition and Fees
Fee Name Zambian Nationals International Students Frequency
Application Fee 200 Kwacha 25 USD One Time
Tuition Fee 4000 Kwacha 400 USD Per Subject
Thesis 5000 ZMW 500 USD One Time
Technology Fee Included Included
Instructional Materials Included Included

MA in Peace and conflict

Admissions Requirements

A) Bachelor’s Degree from a reputable / recognized institution

Candidates with professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA and other related may be considered.

B) O’level results showcasing 5 passing marks of 6 or better (English and Math are required) (International equivalent may also be submitted)

Department Contact Info

Ecampus

P.O Box 21692, Jambo Drive, Kitwe, Zambia

admissions@ecampus.cbu.ac.zm

Mon – Fri 9:00A.M. – 5:00P.M.

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