Transcend Peace University Online Courses


Erika Degortes – TRANSCEND Peace University

All-online courses on peace, conflict transformation, mediation, peace education, nonviolence and more.

TRANSCEND Peace University (TPU) is pleased to announce its call for applications for the academic year 2013:

Certificate Online Courses – First Term of 2013: March 12th – May 30th

-12 weeks all-online courses –

Addressed to: journalists, social scientists, peace researchers, government- and non-government practitioners as well as students

Fees:  1 course:

Course Fee for OECD Countries:           600 €

Course fee for NON-OECD Countries:   300€

2 courses:

Course Fee for OECD Countries:          1.000 € instead of 1.200 €

Course fee for NON-OECD Countries:   500 € instead of 600 €

Participants who may wish to enroll in more than 2 courses will get an additional reduction.

14 Certificate online courses offered during the 1st term of 2013: 

ACT: Advanced Conflict Transformation – Six concrete cases

Course instructor: Prof. Dr. Johan Galtung

A Theory of Civilization 

Course instructor: Prof. Dr. Johan Galtung

Conflicts at the Micro Level

Course instructor: Prof. Dr. Kees Van der Veer

Contending Theories of International Relations

Course instructor: Prof. Paul D. Scott

Education for Peace

Course instructor: Prof. Dr. H.B. Danesh

Gender and Peace

Course instructor: Dr. Gal Harmat, Yotam Ben Meir

In revolutionary times, critical journalism as a means to social transformation 

Course instructorin: Danya Nadar

Interventions in the Aftermath of Civil Wars

Course instructor: Dr. Claude R. Shema

Methods of Analysis and Research for Peace

Course instructor: Prof. Dr. Alberto L`Abate

Nonviolent Movements

Course instructor: Prof. Dr. Jørgen Johansen

Peacemaking and Peacebuilding 

Course instructor: Antonino Drago

Principles of Peace-Based Leadership and Governance 

Course instructor: Prof. Dr. H.B. Danesh

Responsibility to Protect or Humanitarian Imperialism: Debating and Discussing Intervention 

Course instructor: Prof. Paul D. Scott

Security Studies: Theory of Human Security 

Course instructor: Dr. Bishnu Pathak

Enrollment: You can enroll online via

Courses:  12-weeks all online course designed for fully-employed participants and students who want to broaden their expertise additionally to their  professional work combining autonomous work, exchange with participants from all over the world and constant feedback from highly experienced course instructors.

Though the working language is English, we pay special attention to applicants who experience difficulties with it. Adequate assistance will be available from Prof. Galtung’s tutors in Italian, French, German and Spanish.

For more information and application, please visit our website  or contact us by email at


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