With a Bachelor
in Peace Studies
at University of Essex
you will have engaged in systematic and interdisciplinary analysis of confrontation and cooperation from individuals and groups through to nations. You will have looked at the issues of social injustice, poverty, and ecological deterioration and how they are related to war. Further study will have allowed you to explore the social, psychological, economic and political dimensions of conflict resolution.
bachelors students: Employment opportunities: Generally, further graduate study is required. Opportunities revolve around work as a mediator working with private companies, government agencies, schools and families to help opposing parties in conflict and dispute resolution.