Peace Education (EDFU 3030)
University of Puerto Rico
UNESCO Chair for Peace Education Faculty of Education
Peace Education (EDFU 3030) – Undergraduate 3 credit course.
The central concepts, components, and practices of peace education are studied. Human rights, non-violence, diversity, conflict resolution, disarmament and sustainable development are thematic axis. This course adopts an interdisciplinary perspective and is open to students from all faculties. Emphasis is placed on the interrelationship between theory, reflection, and action while studying initiatives in this field. The implications and proposals of peace education are explored as they relate to global and local social and educational issues.