Undergraduate Course Catalog

Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution

The interdisciplinary peace studies and conflict resolution minor addresses the sources of war and oppression and the challenges of promoting cooperative relationships and social justice on international, domestic, and personal levels. It examines proposals that introduce more equitable and nonviolent methods to transform unjust, violent or oppressive situations. It also teaches strategies such as mediation to promote redress of grievances.

For more information, call the Center for Peace and Conflict Studies, 765-285-1622.



MINOR IN PEACE STUDIES AND CONFLICT
RESOLUTION, 18 hours

PREFIX  NO  SHORT TITLE 

CR HRS  

ID
POLS

COMM

301
457
or
442

Intro Peace
Alt Dis Res (3)

Conflict (3)

3


3

Group 1, Peace studies
3 hours from 
 

CJC
GEOG
HIST

RELST 
SOC  

312
470
215
452
160
242

Victimology (3)
World Pol Ge (3)
Women Amer H (3)
Wom Mod Eur (3)
Rel & Cultur (3)
Problems (3)

 3

Group 2, Conflict management
3 hours from
 

JOURN


NREM
PHIL
POLS

SOCWK
 

101
326
416
101
230
293
392
400
410 

Med Am Soc (3)
Media Ethics (3)
World Press (3)
Env & Socy (3)
Envir Ethics (3)
Intl Relatns (3)
U N Intl Org (3)
Soc Wk Pra 3 (3)
Soc Wk Pra 4 (3)

3

Group 3, Multiculturalism
3 hours from

ANTH
COMM
CPSY
EDMUL

ENG
HIST



POLS

311
290
470
205
206
491
210
371
373
428
475

Ethnicity (3)
Intercul Com (3)
Crs Cul Coun (3)
Multi Educ (3)
Adv Etnc Grp (3)
Afr Am Lit (3)
Black His US (3)
Modern Asia (3)
Middle East (3)
Caribbean (3)
Minor Group (3)

3

3 additional hours from groups 1, 2 or 3; or ID 399 Independent Study in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution (3 hours), ID 401 Internship in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution (3 hours), or a 3 credit course from outside the curriculum with approval from director of Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution. 

3


18 hrs