Media, Conflict & Peace


Explores the role of media in cases of modern conflict, genocide, and peace processes. Through case studies, the course examines media structure, content, framing and psychological responses during times of conflict and peace-making, and how media informs audience and either foments or quells conflict.

For full course information see the Digital Course Outline for POLITICS 207

Digital Course Outlines are refreshed in November for the following year. Digital Course Outlines for courses to be offered for the first time may be published slightly later.

Availability 2024

Not taught in 2024


Lecturer(s) Dr Maria Armoudian


POLITICS 207: 15 points


30 points at Stage I in Politics and International Relations, Communication or Media, Film and Television