Intergroup Conflict and Peace Building

PSYC4008 - Intergroup Conflict and Peace Building

Undergraduate | 5 Quarter Credits | 6 Weeks

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In a world encumbered with conflict, tension, and injustice, strategies for building peace are essential. In this course, students assess theories and principles of conflict management and resolution. They examine and employ theories and applications of intergroup dynamics; principles and underlying philosophies of non-violence; and social science principles to understand conflict and promote peace. Students gain practical experience applying principles of peace building to proposing solutions for contemporary, individual, and social issues.

Related Programs


  • PSYC1001:Introduction to Psychology

Admission Requirements

  • Have one of the following:
    • High school diploma;
    • GED Conferred; or
    • Collegiate transcript including 12 or more credits completed as a degree-seeking student
  • Unofficial transcript(s) from institution(s) with accreditation recognized by Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or US Department of Education. Unofficial transcripts must include the name of the institution, student name, grades earned, credits earned, degree earned (if applicable), course names/numbers and dates of attendance
  • In addition to meeting the above criteria, candidates must also meet at least one of the following:
    • Be 21 years of age or older;
    • Be less than 21 years of age with 12 quarter credit hours of college credit;
    • Be active military or a veteran (must provide documentation of service)
  • You can review more detailed admission requirements in the Walden University Student Handbook.

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