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
por Jakub D•
Just finnished this course and I enjoyed it very much. Would like to thank prof. Zelikow for wonderful and very insightfull presentations! Would recommend to everyone
por Santiago M•
El profesor es muy bueno, aprendí demasiadas cosas acerca de historia moderna, además incita a seguir estudiando y profundizando en temas muy interesantes.
por Akhilesh S•
A wonderful and indulging course. The knowledge and the course materials presented by Prof is absolutely stunning and insightful. Everyone should take this course.
por ana b•
Really enjoyed following this course, which has capture my attention from day 1. I learned a lot. Congratulations for putting together such a well balanced course.
por Lewis P•
Great professor, great overview with a mix of super minute details and big picture narrative that makes this history of the 20th century fascinating and engaging.
por Kelvin L•
This is a very informative and inspiring course. I have recommended it to my wife and my son. Also I googled the professor's profile and my impression was: WOW!!!
por Guilherme G•
Grande matéria e grande mestre. Indico para todos que desejam ter uma visão ampliada da história global nesse período, com discussão e apresentação impecáveis.
por Nicola F•
I have really enjoyed this course. It has made me think, understand more of the issues that have happened in my lifetime & before & made me keen to learn more.
por 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!
por 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...
por 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!
por 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.
por 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!
por Etore S•
A fantastic jorney. An opportunity to reflect the historical choices and consequences of humankind since the industrial revolution. Excelent course.
por 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
I never learnt history like this. Simply fabulous. The course was designed in logical consistent way. Thank you so much coursera and Philip sir.
por 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.
por Robert D•
Excelente contenido y muy buenas explicaciones, verdaderamente amplia los conocimientos generales acerca de la historia universal del siglo XX
por 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.
por 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.
por Peter R•
Exhaustive, clear, excellent presentation with very helpful diagrams. I have enjoyed every lecture. But where is the book covering all this
por 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.
por Drew F•
Professor Zelikow always does a phenomenal job. By far the best lecturer I have watched on Coursera. Thanks for the class, professor.
por 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.