Bircham University’s World History program centres on the study of world history with special focus on the political experience and its development in several countries and the interaction between society and beliefs in each era. The way people live now is because of what happened in the past. Appreciating the past is the best way to understand the motivations and goals that lead humankind to conquer magnificent achievements and to suffer dreadful disasters. Learning from past mistakes will teach people how to solve the problems of today. If requested, the program can be tailored and focused to study the history of a particular country or epoch.
Subjects covered on this course include: Ancient Civilizations, Ancient History, Mediterranean, Greeks & Romans, The Dark & Middle Ages, The Renaissance & The Baroque, American History, The Modern & Industrial Ages, Revolutions, Wars & Colonialism, History of the Middle East, History of the Far East, Contemporary World History and Comparative Historical Analysis. Subjects account for 3 academic credits each.
The World History module is available at Specialist, Expert, Bachelor's, Master's & Ph.D. (Doctoral) Degree levels.