Why We Kill: Understanding Human Violence

University College Cork


Course Name Why We Kill: Understanding Human Violence
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code SC0184
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Certificate of Attendance National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date Monday 30 September 2019
Application Date Closing Date Friday 20 September 2019
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Duration Eight weeks, Mondays 7-9pm, from 30 September to 25 November 2019
Course Fee Costs: €200
Entry Requirements Applicants must be over 18 years of age by course commencement

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The course will be engaging in that it allows for interaction such as group discussion on freedom of speech and on modern takes on ancient themes in film and television. Role play can be used, for example to highlight different...

Course Content

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Why do we kill? Why do some men and women and even children assault, batter, rape, mutilate and murder? Religions and every discipline of science have offered answers. The topic of human violence is a peculiar subject. On the one hand...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The course consists of two hour workshops over the course of eight weeks

Workshop 1: Is all violence a form of justice? How do people and societies think about violence? Do individuals who commit violence just ‘snap’? Do people learn how to co...

Assessment Method Short courses are non-assessed
Further Enquiries Regina Sexton
email: shortcourses@ucc.ie
Tel: 021 4904700


Marian O'Keeffe
Tel: 021 4904737
Location Venue: Western Gateway Building, Room G15, UCC
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