Economy: From the Industrial Revolution to the First World War


This course covers the origins and impact of the Industrial Revolution, the social and economic transformations it caused, the organization of the working class, the global impact of industrialization, and the economic consequences of the First World War.

What you will learn

To gain a comprehensive understanding of the economic, social, and political changes brought about by the Industrial Revolution and the First World War, and to develop analytical skills in assessing the global impact of industrialization and the economic consequences of major historical events.

Course program

The Industrial Revolution: Concept, Origins, and Factors
Social and Economic Transformations Caused by Industrialization
Organization of the Working Class
Industrialization and Global Impact
The First World War and Its Economic Consequences