excellent course for those who have not studied history as part of their academic curriculum. Course is slightly from American(USA) perspective of world events but nevertheless is highly informative.
The Professor was really passionate and took you throug the miniscule details of modern history that made the world the way they are. this is truly a global history course and i enjoyed it very much
创建者 Evelina P•
Amazing course, amazing job by the professor. The quizes are to the point and the language used is very easy for foreign students as myself. Thank you!
创建者 Darcy R J•
Great 2 part course.
I highly recommend it if you're wanting to gain some more knowledge on what major events took place over the last 250 years or so.
创建者 Daniel R M•
Exceptional, higly recommend for everybody! Gives you a completly different way to understand everything in a engaging view. It's worth every second!
创建者 Etore S•
A fantastic jorney. An opportunity to reflect the historical choices and consequences of humankind since the industrial revolution. Excelent course.
创建者 Gordon M•
Excellent - thoroughly enjoyable, interesting and very well presented. It helped me to place so many isolated events in context and helped to compl
创建者 Tuncer K•
Thanks to Prof. Philip Zelikow for this great course as it adds new perspectives on the topic and creates lots of questions to dig deep on events.
I never learnt history like this. Simply fabulous. The course was designed in logical consistent way. Thank you so much coursera and Philip sir.
创建者 Robert-Jeroen V•
I thoroughly enjoyed this course. I find history very interesting, and this course gave me a better understanding of events in the past century.
创建者 Robert D•
Excelente contenido y muy buenas explicaciones, verdaderamente amplia los conocimientos generales acerca de la historia universal del siglo XX
创建者 Zwe T T•
This course not only showed me different perspectives and new kinds of knowledge about world history but also even changed my whole mindset.
创建者 Antony J D H•
I will post my very positive review of both courses, The Modern World from 1760 to 1910 and The Modern World from 1910, in the near future.
创建者 Peter R•
Exhaustive, clear, excellent presentation with very helpful diagrams. I have enjoyed every lecture. But where is the book covering all this
创建者 Michal F•
Very interesting take on the last 2 centuries - put in a holistic form, very well thought trough. Excellent course and a great instructor.
I enjoyed this course so much as it provides great videos and the quizzes are great instruments in order to revise my learning progress.
创建者 Drew F•
Professor Zelikow always does a phenomenal job. By far the best lecturer I have watched on Coursera. Thanks for the class, professor.
创建者 Audrey R M•
I learned a lot about world history. I also enjoyed listening to the lectures so much I finished the entire course in about two weeks.
创建者 Mohammad M R•
This is the most informative course I have ever purchased .I think every student should do it for sake of understand global politics.
创建者 Mateo N S•
Thank you professor and UVA! Both courses were incredible. I learned a lot. It's a *must* for everyone interested in history. 10/10
创建者 Remington C•
Brilliant teacher, wonderful course. This course allows you to not just have a knowledge, but an understanding of the modern world.
创建者 Lazaros A•
An excellent, thought provoking course. It has helped me form an understanding of how things work and how we got to where we are.
创建者 Chavarria G•
Thank you very much to Mr. Philip Zelikow. I fully enjoy his teaching and points of view. I absolutely recommend this teaching.
创建者 Rashi S R•
a really well structured course providing great insights from around the globe and quite an unbiased understanding of the world
创建者 Oscar T•
Master in the use of the "why?" in history. Very pedagogical presentations with profound historical insight. ¡Mejor imposible!
创建者 JOHN Q•
As good as Part One....I have thoroughly enjoyed both parts of this course. Thanks for the wonderful lectures! John Quincy
创建者 Art S•
Excellent big picture objective overview of how the world got to where it is and some insights on where it may go from here.