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History

History courses are offered at many different academic institutions across the globe. There are options for history courses to be studied online, through distance learning, or in a classroom setting, as part of a degree program or for a certificate or diploma.

Professionals from all industries and backgrounds have studied history courses but history also produces its own professionals. People working as historians, librarians, sociologists, anthropologists and teachers all enjoy the important discipline of history in their professions. There are many different history courses available, such as history of medicine, American history, European history, war, Cappadocia, art history, and many more.

Whether you are seeking professional development or new skills and knowledge, history courses can help you become a stronger, more well-rounded professional in the highly competitive international job market. Take a look through the history courses below to learn more!

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Rome - History & Classics

IES Abroad
Campus Full time Part time October 2018 Italy Rome Hong Kong + 1 more

Our History & Classics Program is designed to provide a thorough overview of the archaeological, political, religious, and intellectual history of Italy—from ancient to current day. Choose from a variety of courses exploring the topography, archaeology, history, urban infrastructure, works of arts, mythology, and Latin literature and epigraphy of Rome. [+]

Why Rome?

With thousands of years of well-documented history, including countless writings, amazing archaeological sites, monuments, sculptures, and other artifacts, there is no better city to study History and Classics than Rome.

Today, on top of all of the history, Rome is a thriving European capital, with important roles in international politics and business. Study the effect of the past on the present in a city that has not only survived, but flourished over most of its 2,500+ year history.

What You'll Study

Our History & Classics Program is designed to provide a thorough overview of the archaeological, political, religious, and intellectual history of Italy—from ancient to current day. Choose from a variety of courses exploring the topography, archaeology, history, urban infrastructure, works of arts, mythology, and Latin literature and epigraphy of Rome. All of the courses offered in this program feature numerous course-related trips to museums, sites, and monuments. Imagine studying the rise of the Roman Empire and taking a day trip to explore Hadrian’s Villa as part of your coursework. Or studying totalitarian regimes in Italy and Europe and visiting the WWII landmarks in and around Rome.... [-]


Rome January Term Course - From Pontius Pilate to Theodosius: The Advent of Christianity

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 3 weeks January 2019 Italy Rome Hong Kong + 1 more

Examine the early Christian church from the role Pontius Pilate played in the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, to the inception and adoption of Nicene Christianity throughout the Roman Empire in the 4th century. [+]

Overview

Rome, the eternal city, offers a wide variety of exciting experiences for study abroad students. More than 2,500 years of history have formed the city’s unique character, and walking in Rome is a constant voyage of discovery. While the past is inescapable in Rome, the contemporary city is a vibrant, bustling metropolis of 3 million people. Home to the Vatican, Rome provides the perfect setting to study the early Christian church.

Examine the early Christian church from the role Pontius Pilate played in the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, to the inception and adoption of Nicene Christianity throughout the Roman Empire in the 4th century. Home to the Vatican, Rome provides the perfect setting to study the early Christian church and to visit many of the archaeological sites associated with the early centuries of Christianity.... [-]


London Direct Enrollment - SOAS, University of London

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 United Kingdom London Hong Kong + 1 more

This is your chance to live and learn alongside students from the UK and around the world by directly enrolling at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (SOAS). [+]

Overview

There is something irresistible about London. Maybe it’s the sights like Big Ben or the Tower Bridge that already feel familiar. Or the international character that is evident in every neighborhood, where people of different cultural, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds live and work together. Whatever it is that has drawn you to London, don’t look back now—London awaits! This is your chance to live and learn alongside students from the UK and around the world by directly enrolling at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London (SOAS). IES Abroad London is dedicated to enhancing your study abroad experience with superior student services and opportunities to fully experience life in London. Our staff in London will help you make the most of your experience abroad. London will be your classroom. Involvement in the local community or a student club enriches your learning experiences and provides excellent opportunities for cultural integration. We want you to feel at home in England, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life in London. Our housing options provide you opportunities to meet and make new friends, while our cultural events familiarize you with the city of London.... [-]


Course in Ancient Greece

American College of Norway
Campus Full time Part time 1 semester August 2018 Norway Moss + 1 more

A study of Greek prehistory and history to the end of the Hellenistic era. Greek achievements in art, commerce, literature, politics, religion, science, and technology are surveyed. [+]

Please be aware, you must enroll as a full time student at The American College of Norway and that means that you must study 5 of our courses (Totaling 15 credit). We will communicate with you to discuss which of our other courses you would like to include.

A study of Greek prehistory and history to the end of the Hellenistic era. Greek achievements in art, commerce, literature, politics, religion, science, and technology are surveyed.

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日本ルーテル神学校

Japan Lutheran College
Campus Full time April 2018 Japan Tokyo

経済も科学技術もすばらしく発達したのに、人間一人ひとりが幸せになったとは実感できない世の中です。むしろ、人の和が弱まり、心を病む人が増え、生きる目的が見えにくくなっています。愛が冷め、希望が不確かになってきています。宗教さえも胡散臭い眼で見られる時代です。 [+]

日本ルーテル神学校 人間解放の福音を伝える伝道者、魂の癒しをもたらす牧会者

経済も科学技術もすばらしく発達したのに、人間一人ひとりが幸せになったとは実感できない世の中です。むしろ、人の和が弱まり、心を病む人が増え、生きる目的が見えにくくなっています。愛が冷め、希望が不確かになってきています。宗教さえも胡散臭い眼で見られる時代です。だからこそ、人間を深く見つめ、しかも絶対者である神さまの前で、その光の中で見直し、真の人間性を取り戻すための神の言葉を聴いていきたいのです。人間を蝕む罪から解放し、魂にみずみずしい喜びを回復できるように、この世界に愛と慈しみ、正義と平和が増し加わるように、祈る人、語り働く人が必要です。神学校はそのための牧師養成を行います。... [-]


Course: Traces of Extinct Culture. History of Siberian Folk

Siberian State Aerospace University SibSAU
Campus Full time 2 weeks July 2018 Russia Krasnoyarsk

Siberian State Aerospace University offers a unique opportunity for foreign students to enlarge the scope, to visit the heart of Russia, to observe the beauty of amazing and enigmatic Siberia [+]

Traces of Extinct Culture. History of Siberian Folk: origins, development and state-of-the-artSiberian State Aerospace University offers a unique opportunity for foreign students to enlarge the scope, to visit the heart of Russia, to observe the beauty of amazing and enigmatic Siberia, to acquire invaluable experience of the archeological work in actual field environment.Participants will get a chance to plunge into the Russian culture with an intensive course of the Russian language. They will visit local museums and get acquainted with the region’s history, traditions and customs, and also take participation in celebration of native ceremonies and holidays.Period: 09 July – 24 July, 2012... [-]