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Major

Peace and Conflict Studies

Bachelors of Arts/Laws (Honours)

Develop a well informed understanding of what causes political conflict, and the possibilities of finding peaceful solutions.

Issues you'll examine include peacekeeping, Indigenous politics, ethics and justice, and development politics.

You'll find many pathways before you in diplomacy and foreign affairs, defence and intelligence, international development, humanitarian and community services.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for politics and international studies

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Development program coordinator
  • Humanitarian resourcing specialist
  • Defence project manager
  • Intelligence analyst

This Major is available as:

  • Major
  • Extended Major

How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Overseas study
  • Research experience

What you'll study

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