Office of Admission, Registrar and Student Services
Telephone: 613-236-1393
1-800 637-6859
Quick Links
Back Return to list of programs of study Back Return to list of archived programs of study

Archive 2021 - 2022 > Undergraduate studies > Honours B.A. in Conflict Studies

Honours B.A. in Conflict Studies

PDFDownload the program description (PDF)

  • Program requirements

Foundational Courses (12 units)

Compulsory Courses: 12 units

HTP1102 Approaches in the Humanities: Interpreting the Human Experience
HTP1103 People, Social Justice and Ecology
HTP1105 Critical Analysis, Reading and Writing Academic Works
HTP1106 The First Peoples in Canada

Discipline Specific Courses (60 units)

Compulsory Courses: 42 units

ECS2103 Negotiation
ECS2104 Mediation
ECS2111 Research Methods in Conflict Studies I
ECS2112 Research Methods in Conflict Studies II
ECS2191 Introduction to Conflict Studies
ECS2192 Inequality, Conflict and Social Justice
ECS2201 Political Conflicts and their Resolution
ECS2321 Listening and Interaction in Conflict Resolution
ECS3125 Peaceful Resolution of Violent Conflict
ECS3140 Gender Relations and Conflict
ECS4101 Causes of Conflict I: Biological and Psychological Approaches
ECS4102 Causes of Conflict II: Sociological and Rationalist Approaches
IPA1121 Human Behavior and Spirituality: Theoretical Foundations
IPA1122 Human Behavior and Spirituality: Empirical Observations

Optional Courses: 18 units

6 units from:
ECS2124 Local and Community Responses to Conflict
ECS2126 Indigenous Peoples and Conflict
ECS2202 Causes and Dynamics of International Conflicts
ECS2928 Language and Conflict in Canada / Conflits linguistiques au Canada
ECS2999 Neutral Third Party/ Tierce partie neutre

12 units from:
ECS3101 Introduction to Technical and Legal Aspects of Conflict Resolution
ECS3110 Internship I
ECS3123 Psychological Impacts of Conflicts
ECS3124 Conflict in Organizations
ECS3127 Group Processes and Conflicts
ECS3128 Consultation and Coaching in Conflicts
ECS3130 Special Topics in Conflict Studies
ECS3323 Dialogue
ECS4130 Advanced Topics in Conflict Studies
ECS4999 Advanced Internship in Conflict Resolution / Stage avancé en résolution de conflits

With the approval of the School of Conflict Studies, students may also choose optional courses from among those offered by the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs (course code ECH).

Elective Courses (48 units)

Students choose 48 units or complete a minor (30 units) and 18 units.
12 units must be of 3000 or 4000 level.