Peace and Development Studies III

30 credits

This course aims to deepen the students' knowledge regarding central issues within peace and development. Special attention is given to the ability to connect different theoretial points of departure to analysis of actual situations, that in turn can affect the conditions for structural change, social conflicts and global security. The first module focuses on some of the central issues of the field; global development and security. The second module highlights the methodological conditions for peace and development research, from a multilevel perspective. At the end of the course, students write their Bachelor's thesis (15 credits).


Linnaeus University’s campus is located roughly 15 minutes with bicycle from the city centre. Campus is like a small society in its own right, with the university, student accommodation and student life all in one place. Everything happens on campus – here you become part of a creative knowledge environment and an eventful student life.

What will you find when exploring Växjö? There is a great selection of restaurants and cosy cafés. There is a large lake in the city centre, beautiful nature is always nearby. Many students enjoy the combination of the city centre in Växjö and life on campus. This is where your dream of the future begins!