Humanity’s Timeline: ‘Sapiens’ by Yuval Noah Harari


Delve into the rich tapestry of human history and discover the formidable journey of our species with 'Humanity's Timeline: 'Sapiens' by Yuval Noah Harari'. This comprehensive course offers insightful analysis into the pivotal events that have shaped civilization, from the cognitive revolution through to the agricultural advancements, the rise of empires, and the sociopolitical transformations leading to today’s global society. Key topics such as the development of language, economies through money, the influence of religion, and the advancement of science are all brought to life. Ideal for history buffs, students studying sociology or anthropology, and anyone with a thirst for understanding humanity’s heritage, this course provides valuable knowledge for critical reflection on how the past shapes our current world. Join us and enrich your perspective on humanity's achievements and challenges by uncovering keywords like human evolution, historical development, cultural anthropology, Yuval Noah Harari, Sapiens, intellectual history courses, online learning, and humanity's milestones.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of the key historical events and developments that have shaped human societies, as well as the ability to critically analyze the impact of these milestones on the modern world.

Course program

The Cognitive Revolution: A New Beginning
The Agricultural Revolution: A Double-Edged Sword
The Future of Sapiens: Intelligent Design and Beyond
The Ecological Footprint of Homo Sapiens
The Unification of Humankind
The Language of Money: Trust, Power, and Change
The Age of Empires: Domination and Integration
The Power of Faith: Religion's Role in Unifying Mankind
The Scientific Revolution: Knowledge, Conquest, and Progress
The Capitalist Creed: Growth, Credit, and the Future
The Industrial Revolution and Its Consequences
The Modern World: Happiness, Contentment, and Expectations