Conflict Transformation & Social Entrepreneurship, Certificate

Certificate in Conflict Transformation & Social Entrepreneurship (370016C)

Because the skills needed to more productively navigate the conflicts in our lives overlap with the skills that characterize successful social entrepreneurs, this uniquely interdisciplinary, free-standing, certificate offers you an opportunity to learn skills designed to help you become a leader in your own life.

Program Contact
Dr. Robert Peralta
Professor, Dept of Sociology
Director, Center for Conflict Management
330-972-6915
rp32@uakron.edu

The following information has official approval of the Department of Sociology and the Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this certificate is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Certificate in Conflict Transformation & Social Entrepreneurship” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the certificate to be noted on the student’s record.

Summary

Core Required Courses6
Electives3-4
Total Hours9-10

Core Requirements

3700:334Law, Mediation, and Violence3
Complete one of the following courses:3
Social Entrepreneurship
Organizations, Community, and Social Action
Social Inequalities
Total Hours6

Electives

Complete one of the following courses:3-4
Communication & Conflict
Sociology of Law
Field Methods in Cultural Anthropology
Total Hours3-4