Excellent course. I learned a lot, enjoyed the experience. Prof. Zelnikov is a master teacher. Thanks for the opportunity to listen and learn even after eight years after production of these lectures.
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.
by Marouane L•
Excellent course, thoroughly presented and explained. This course will not only gain you more knowledge but it also will change your perspective of the world.
by Peter J R J•
I enjoyed the course immensely. Professor Zelikow was a superb teacher, excellent presentation style and a master of the information. Well done Professor!
by Jonathan S B•
Un curso realmente maravilloso. Permite conocer muchos detalles del mundo actual. Agradezco la información y el carisma del profesor. Saludos desde Chile.
by Pradyut S•
It was an exceptional course dealing with the world at large focusing on some of the major events that shapes the world today.
A lot to learn from it...
by 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!
by 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.
by 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!
by Kathy C•
This is one of the best history courses I've taken! I love the way he explores the "why", and the various options available to the history-makers.
by Etore S•
A fantastic jorney. An opportunity to reflect the historical choices and consequences of humankind since the industrial revolution. Excelent course.
by 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
by 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.
by 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.
by Robert D•
Excelente contenido y muy buenas explicaciones, verdaderamente amplia los conocimientos generales acerca de la historia universal del siglo XX
by 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.
by 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.
by Peter R•
Exhaustive, clear, excellent presentation with very helpful diagrams. I have enjoyed every lecture. But where is the book covering all this
by 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.
by Drew F•
Professor Zelikow always does a phenomenal job. By far the best lecturer I have watched on Coursera. Thanks for the class, professor.
by 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.
by David K•
This was an excellent history course. It was well presented and well organized and it challenged participants to think historically.
by 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.
by 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
by Remington C•
Brilliant teacher, wonderful course. This course allows you to not just have a knowledge, but an understanding of the modern world.