Postgraduate study in Conflict and Terrorism Studies

What can you study in Conflict and Terrorism Studies?

In the Master of Conflict and Terrorism Studies you can study areas such as:

  • Ethnic conflict and civil war
  • Insurgency, terrorism and counter-terrorism
  • Cyberterrorism
  • Radicalisation
  • Organised crime and terrorism
  • The history and ethics of war
  • Civilian casualties
  • Social justice and humanitarian intervention
  • Human displacement and refugees
  • International aid and post-conflict reconstruction
  • Conflict prevention and peace

Study in these areas is more important than ever in our increasingly interconnected world, where the impacts of conflict, war and terrorism can now be felt at a number of levels, from the individual to the international.

Structuring your specialisation in Conflict and Terrorism Studies

Master of Conflict and Terrorism Studies

Consult the MCTS schedule for how to structure your study and for the courses you may take.

2018 MCTS schedule

Courses

Explore the courses you can take as part of a specialisation in Conflict and Terrorism Studies:

Postgraduate courses

Scholarships and awards

Help and advice

For help with planning your degree and enrolling in your courses, please contact the Arts Students' Centre.

If you would like to find out more about studying Conflict and Terrorism Studies, you can contact a Postgraduate Adviser.