Solusi University
P.O. Solusi
Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
Admissions: admissions@solusi.ac.zw
General Info: info@solusi.ac.zw
Student Finance: sfo@solusi.ac.zw
+263 09 647 34
+263 09 885 457

DEPARTMENT OF HISTORY, PEACE, & CONFICT STUDIES

Chairperson

Jefferson Ndimande

MSc Peace Leadership & Conflict Resolution, BA History, Certificate in Conflict Analysis

Lecturers

  • Buhlebenkosi Maphosa – MSc, PGDDS, BA
  • Dumisani Dziva – MA, BSc Hons
  • Edison Munsaka –PhD, MSc, Dipl.
  • Godfrey Hove –PhD, MA, BA Hons 
  • Innocent Nyathi – MA, PGDE, BA hons
  • Joshua Chakawa – PhD, MA, PGDE, BA
  • Meshack Zimunya – M.Phil, MA, BTh, Dip.L.L
  • Nqobile Sikhosana – MA, BA
  • Phillip Thebe – MSc, PGDSS, BA
  • Professor Percysledge Chigora – MSc, BSc
  • Tobias Guzura – MCom, MA, Advanced Cert, BA, Dip.Ed
  • Washington Mazorodze – MSc, BSc

MISSION
PHILOSOPHY
OBJECTIVES
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

BA in Peace & Conflict Studies

BACHELOR OF ARTS PEACE & CONFLICT DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

CORE COURSES

PCST 110 - Introduction to Peace and Conflict Studies (3 Credits)
PCST 111 - Political Ideologies and Conflict (3 Credits)
PCST 113 - Leadership, Theory and Practice (3 Credits)
PCST 120 - Conflict, Peace and Development (3 Credits)
PCST 121 - Africa’s Political and Socio-Economic Issues (3 Credits)
PCST 122 - United Nations and Peacekeeping (3 Credits)
PCST 210 - Media, Civil Society and Conflict(3 Credits)
PCST 211 - Women, Peace and Conflict(3 Credits)
PCST 212 - Youth, Conflict and Peacebuilding in Africa (3 Credits)
PCST 221 - Research Methods in Peace and Conflict Studies (3 Credits)
PCST 222 - Mediation and Negotiation Skills (3 Credits)
PCST 400 - Research Project (3 Credits)
PCST 411 - Nonviolence: Philosophy and Practice (3 Credits)
PCST 413 - Religion, Violence and Peace (3 Credits)
PCST 415 - Public Policy (3 Credits)
PCST 422 - Transitional Justice and Reconciliation (3 Credits)
PCST 424 - Public International Law (3 Credits)
DEVS 113 - Project Financial Management(3 Credits)
ATWE 300 - Attachment: Work Experience (3 Credits)

ELECTIVE COURSES (Select only 4 Courses from the following:)

PCST 112 - Conflict, Theory and Practice (3 Credits)
PCST 214 - Environmental Conflict (3 Credits)
PCST 215 - Group Dynamics (3 Credits)
PCST 220 - Conflict Analysis and Conflict Transformation (3 Credits)
PCST 223 - International Relations and Diplomacy (3 Credits)
PCST 224 - Peace Economics (3 Credits)
PCST 225 - Alternative Dispute Resolution (3 Credits)
PCST 412 - Globalization, Conflict and Peace (3 Credits)
PCST 414 - Peace Education (3 Credits)
PCST 420 - Human Rights and Governance in Africa (3 Credits)
PCST 421 - Disarmament and Demilitarization in Africa (3 Credits)
PCST 423 - Post Conflict Reconstruction and Peacebuilding(3 Credits)

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES

Behaviour Development
Health and Physical Education
Mathematics
Languages Communication
Natural & Social Sciences
Computers
Ethics and Philosophy