Peace and Conflict Studies

Office: 2320 Faculty/Administration Building; 313-577-3453
Director: Frederic S. Pearson
http://www.clas.wayne.edu/pcs/

 

PCS 5000 Dispute Resolution Cr. 3

Overview of the processes and actors in the field of dispute resolution including negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and conciliation practices and theory. Offered Every Term.

Equivalent: CRJ 5994, PS 5890, PSY 5710

PCS 5010 Community or International Internship Cr. 3

Internship in dispute resolution, research, social service or international agencies in Detroit area, nationally, or abroad. Offered Every Term.

Prerequisites: ([PCS 2000 with a minimum grade of D-])

PCS 5100 Advanced Special Topics Cr. 3-4

Topics may include: study of negotiating organizations and processes, advanced theory to practice applications, in-depth specialization. Offered for undergraduate credit only. Offered Irregularly.

PCS 5500 Ethnicity Cr. 4

Offered Yearly.

Equivalent: AFS 5740, PS 5740

PCS 5999 Special Readings/Research Cr. 1-4

Intensive study with faculty member on peace-related topic; may include study abroad projects. For co-majors and non-majors. Offered Every Term.

PCS 6000 Senior Seminar in Peace and Conflict Studies Cr. 3

Students work with faculty on a semester research or creative project relevant to concepts studied in the program; serves as capstone program evaluative course. Offered for undergraduate credit only. Offered Every Term.

Restriction(s): Enrollment limited to students with a class of Senior; enrollment is limited to Undergraduate level students.

PCS 6050 Topics in Peace, Security and Non-Violence Cr. 3

Various graduate-level topics in Peace and Security Studies. Offered for graduate credit only. Offered Irregularly.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

PCS 6100 Introduction to Graduate Peace and Security Studies Cr. 3

Survey of the peace and security studies fields at the graduate level. Offered for graduate credit only. Offered Fall, Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Equivalent: PS 6100

PCS 7100 Peace Making: Regional, Technological, Transnational Perspectives Cr. 3

The prerequisites for peaceful and secure borders and peace settlements. Offered Winter.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

PCS 7800 Graduate Practicum in Peace and Security Studies Cr. 3-4

Field work or applied research in Peace and Security Studies. Offered Every Term.

Prerequisite: PCS 6100 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.