Master of Arts in International Studies / Peace and Conflict Research - Structure and content

The Masters programme in International Studies / Peace and Conflict Research is structured in modules. It is composed of seven compulsory modules and one compulsory elective module.

In detail, the M.A. in International Studies / Peace and Conflict Research comprises the following modules:

  • Module 1: Fundamentals of International Studies / Peace and Conflict Research
  • Module 2: World Order and Civilization
  • Module 3: Conflicts, Wars and Peace Processes
  • Module 4: Practical Research Project
  • Module 5: Internship
  • Module 6: Theory and Political Philosophy of Global Socialization

Module 7: Compulsory elective module, selectable from one of the four sub-areas:

  • 7a: Globalization and Development
  • 7b: Globalization and Law
  • 7c: Scientific and Technical Dimensions of Peace and Conflict Research
  • 7d: Technology and International Development

  • Module 8: Final Module (Colloquium and Masters Dissertation)