Available courses for health workers in peace issues

MPW course 3: War, weapons and conflict strategies

Course level / degree:
Certificate
Related fields of medical peace work:
Weapon control, disarmament and demilitarization
Target groups:
Medical Students
Nursing students
Other health profession students
Physicians
Nurses
Other health professionals
Country:
@ online course
Institution:
European Medical Peace Work Partnership
Main Topics:
Beginning with weapons of mass destruction it then moves on to other weapons and strategies of war such as the use of landmines and mass rape.
Aim:
Course 3 describes the health effects of war, weapons and strategies of violent conflict, and provides an historical and practical analysis of the response of health professional groups to war and militarisation.
Requirements:
no
Open to external students or non members:
Yes
Elective or obligatory:
Elective
Fee:
no
Duration:
Approximately 8 hours
Contact hours:
Credits:
Teaching Methodologies:
textbook lessons, problem-based e-learning cases, test questions (Multiple Choice and Multiple Answers)
Website:
www.medicalpeacework.org
Contact Details:
email: postmaster@medicalpeacework.org
Language:
English
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