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Best Online Master's Degrees in Peace and Conflict Studies 2019

Engaged professionals often look to a master’s degree program to enhance their knowledge and skills in a field or industry of their choice. Pursuing a master’s degree shows a commitment to excellence in a given profession.

What is an Online Master in Peace and Conflict Studies? An online Master in Peace and Conflict Studies program prepares you to become a positive influence in the field of conflict management. The coursework aims to study the origins of conflict and the many ways to solve it. Courses also explore how to prevent conflict. This master’s degree studies a wide variety of theories from the areas of psychology, philosophy, and sociology. Conflict mediation is practiced in contexts ranging from individual to international standpoints.

Training in conflict resolution can help advance your career in a wide variety of professions. It can also make you feel more confident supervising others and help you to be a force of change wherever you are employed. Analytical skills can be enhanced through this degree program, which can help in career advancement.

The monetary commitment for this course of study may vary from school to school. Impacting factors include the country that the school is in as well as the length of the program. Be sure to reach out to schools to inquire about tuition and financial aid.

Graduates from a graduate peace and conflict studies program can aspire to exciting and impactful careers in a number of settings. Mediation is one of the primary fields for graduates to be employed and is a growing alternative to the civil court system. There are also opportunities for graduates at the national and international level in business and government. Local grassroots organizations also need managing professionals who know how to diffuse the conflict between individuals and communities.

An online degree can be earned from almost anywhere in the world and likely fits into your unique schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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7 Results in Peace and Conflict Studies

UOC Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

A special collaboration with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) has been established to jointly run this programme. Students must take part o ... [+]

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A special collaboration with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) has been established to jointly run this programme. Students must take part of the curriculum of the course programme on the virtual campus of UNITAR and part on the UOC one.

Conflicts are everyday occurrences in people's lives, social groups and international relations. In all historic times, in all cultures, groups, and countries, the quest for peace has been ongoing. Costs incurred because of conflicts are very high: human suffering, economic losses, and moral degradation.

The efforts made by humankind to live in peace give us the insight to accomplish real results, eliminate war, transform conflicts and manage them positively. This master course in conflictology draws from this insight, systematizes knowledge and presents it in an advanced and efficient educational manner.... [-]

Spain Spain Online
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Full-time
5 semesters
Online
Divulgazione Dinamica

The Master in Social Mediation and Employment consists of two titles in a single accreditation (Expert, Master). These titles refer to two complementary professional area ... [+]

PROGRAM LANGUAGE: ITALIAN

Master in Social Mediation and EmploymentThe Master in Social Mediation and Employment consists of two titles in a single accreditation (Expert, Master). These titles refer to two complementary professional areas that can achieve a high level of specialization.

CONTENTS:TITLE: EXPERT IN SOCIAL MEDIATION1. CONFLICT PREVENTION- Concept and types of conflict- Strategy of prevention of conflicts2. CONFLICT RESOLUTION- Gathering the materials for understanding the conflict- Analyzing the conflict. Holistic and specific- The alternative methods of dispute resolution- Mediation3. SOCIAL AND COMMUNITY MEDIATION- Social and Community Mediation- Community Mediation as a methodology- Analysis of the communal reality- Development and Community culmination of the process of mediation- Areas of Application- Evaluation of the Community Mediation4. MEDIATION: TOOLS AND TECHNIQUES- Intercultural mediation- Practice of intercultural mediation- The mediator in the mediation process: steps and recommendations- Models of intercultural mediation- Tools5. FARM MANAGEMENT OF MULTICULTURAL- The migration- Treatment of the difference in the company- Culture and intercultural relations. Keys to their farm management- Intercultural skills as a professional expertise- Intercultural training farm6. EVALUATION OF MEDIATION- Evaluation as a strategy to streamline processes and mediation programs- Concept, objectives, and functions- Prospects and approaches to the evaluation- Planning and development of evaluation- The evaluation report- Characteristics, structure, and target- Evaluation of the assessment. Improvement of measurement processesTITLE: MASTER IN TRAINING FOR EMPLOYMENT AND HUMAN RESOURCES7. LABOUR MARKET- Policies for employment and training- The characteristics of the working world in our country at the end of the twentieth century, in relation to new technologies and... [-]

Spain Seville
September 2019
Part-time
900 hours
Online
Divulgazione Dinamica

The Master Expert in Conflict Resolution is made up of two titles in a single accreditation. These titles are targeted towards two complementary areas and summative ... [+]

PROGRAM LANGUAGE: ITALIAN

Master Expert in Conflict ResolutionThe Master Expert in Conflict Resolution is made up of two titles in a single accreditation. These titles are targeted towards two complementary areas and summative at the level of knowledge, which clearly manifest a high degree of specialization.CONTENTS:TITLE: EXPERT IN MEDIATION1. IMMIGRATION. SOCIAL ISSUES- Immigration as a structural process through history- The concept of citizenship and nationality- The law against foreigners- Aliens and cultural pluralism- Aliens and welfare state- Socio-cultural characteristics of the immigrant population. Papers2. FIRM MANAGEMENT OF MULTICULTURAL- The migration- Treatment of the difference in the company- Culture and intercultural relations. Keys to their farm management- Intercultural skills as a professional expertise- Intercultural training firm3. ANIMATION SOCIO-PROFESSIONAL- Socio-cultural Animation- Participation- Socio-professional- Project ORLA4. LABOUR MARKET- Policies for employment and training- The characteristics of the working world in our country at the end of the twentieth century, in relation to new technologies and sources of employment in favor of new5. PROFESSIONAL ORIENTATION- Define what is meant by vocational guidance, how to organize this process, what methodology to use, what type of customers use the services of orientation, and analyzes the characteristics of these collective6. EMPLOYABILITY- The process of professional integration- Active labor market policies, aimed at both enterprise creation and vocational training to promote employment and inclusionTITLE: MASTER OF SOCIAL MEDIATION7. CONFLICT PREVENTION- Concept and types of conflict- Strategy of prevention of conflicts8. CONFLICT RESOLUTION- Gathering the materials for understanding the conflict- Analyzing the conflict. Holistic and specific- The alternative methods... [-]

Spain Seville
September 2019
Part-time
900 hours
Online
INISEG Instituto Internacional de Estudios en Seguridad Global

The master's degree in Conflict Management: Mediation, Security and Coexistence is an official degree of II livello (second level) of the Pegasus University of Italy, whi ... [+]

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The master's degree in Conflict Management: Mediation, Security and Coexistence is an official degree of II livello (second level) of the Pegasus University of Italy, which gives access to the doctorate due to its adaptation and reception to the Bologna plan and the European Space of Higher Education (EHEA).

This official master's degree in conflict management provides an integrated and global view of the causes of problems of coexistence and security. This master includes the module of Mediation and Police Negotiation, indicated especially for the students that belong to the Security Forces and Bodies.

The difference of this master's degree with other similar ones is its transversal, integral and holistic approach. This approach makes it unique within the market given that it covers all areas in a transversal way, in a totally new and pioneering way in the matter.... [-]

Spain Madrid Zamora
September 2019
Spanish
Full-time
Part-time
9 months
Online
Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)

The MA in Conflict Resolution and Mediation is framed within the perspective of conflict studies. It offers participants an overview of recent ... ... [+]

MA in Conflict Resolution and Mediation

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The MA in Conflict Resolution and Mediation is framed within the perspective of conflict studies. It offers participants an overview of recent knowledge about the conflict and develop skills and abilities in the different techniques of resolution / conflict transformation / disputes.

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By articulating theoretical and pedagogical discussion of practical cases, within a space of interaction promoted by the teachers and the use of a Virtual Campus, a person who completes the Masters in Conflict Resolution and Mediation will be qualified to:

Knowing and mastering the best techniques in the resolution / transformation & oac ute; No conflicts / disputes in different areas. Know and use the latest techniques in online dispute resolution. ... [-]
Spain Barcelona
Open Enrollment
Part-time
6 - 24 months
Online
Instituto Séneca - Centro Internacional de Postgrado

After the fall of the Berlin Wall, the world imagined a scenario of peace, having ended the Cold War and the East-West confrontation, which characterized the internationa ... [+]

After the fall of the Berlin Wall, the world imagined a scenario of peace, having ended the Cold War and the East-West confrontation, which characterized the international relations of the 20th century; However, the disappearance of this "wall of contention" gave rise to a series of conflicts that remained latent and that began to manifest with great virulence, and many others that have emerged already into the 21st century.

This Master in Negotiation and Conflict Resolution offered by the Seneca Institute, constitutes a high specialization in two key areas for the management of crisis or conflict situations, such as the different types and forms of negotiation, taking into account the actors involved and the differences or coincidences that they present, as well as the type of event that is intended to attend, its origin, its implications, its impact, and the aspects derived from it.... [-]

Spain Madrid
October 2019
Spanish (Spain)
1 year
Online
Uniminuto

The Master in Peace, Development and Citizenship is a proposal of inter and transdisciplinary nature that is oriented towards the systematic and critical deepening of the ... [+]

Degree awarded: Master in Peace, Development and CitizenshipTraining level: MasterMethodology: On-siteDuration of the program: 2 yearsCredits: 42Price for the venue: $ 4,208,100 COPPresentation of the program

SNIES 105342

Resolution Qualified Record No. 1372 of 01/28/2016.

Validity: 7 years.

Aware of our historical responsibility with the construction of a stable and lasting peace in Colombia, Uniminuto is offering professionals from the country the Master's Degree in Peace, Development and Citizenship , as an option to qualify their training in accordance with one of the most important challenges we have as a society. This program is presented in distance methodology, virtual modality, in order to give this possibility to so many people who, for reasons of location, do not have access to their postgraduate qualification.... [-]

Colombia Colombia Online
January 2020
Spanish
Part-time
2 years
Online