Open to graduate students, advanced undergraduate students, NGO leaders and civil society activists from all countries.
The Center for Comparative Conflict Studies (CFCCS) at the Faculty of Media and Communications (FMK), Singidunum University invites you to apply for the fifth Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies. The 2015 Summer School will take place at the Faculty of Media and Communications in Belgrade, from June 28 to July 5, 2015.
The Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies provides a learning opportunity for students interested in study and analysis of societies in and post-conflict. Interdisciplinary in its nature, drawing from the fields of Conflict Analysis and Resolution, History, Philosophy, Anthropology, Law and International Relations, the Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies provides students with an interactive learning experience utilizing frontal lectures and class discussions focusing on comparative conflict analysis of different case studies.
Students who complete the course requirements may transfer the course credit to their home institution (5 ECTS).
CFCCS is now receiving applications for the following four courses to choose from:
- Orientalism, Balkanism, Occidentalism: Thinking Through Discourses of "Othering" and Conflict, by Dr. Jelena Tošić (University of Vienna, Austria);
- Mnemonic Battles and Memory Activism in and after Conflict, by Dr. Orli Fridman (Faculty of Media & Communications (FMK) and SIT Balkans, Serbia);
- From the Discourse of Brotherhood and Unity to the Discourses of EU Integration: The Case of “Transition” in Serbia, by Dr. Jelisaveta Blagojević (Singidunum University, Serbia);
- The Challenge of International Intervention: Balancing Justice and Order, by Dr. Maxine David (University of Surrey, United Kingdom).
Language instruction in all courses is English.
Find the application form HERE
. Upon acceptance to the Summer School, applicants who wish to reserve their place in the course they chose, will have to confirm their participation by paying an initial registration fee which includes a payment of 200 Euros for Full Tuition applicants, and 100 Euros for Reduced Tuition applicants by May 2, 2015. The rest of the payment is to be made upon arrival in Belgrade.